Author Archive (Tom)

Up, Up, and Up a little bit more. Taking on The Galibier

Day 3 of the University of Bristol Cycling Club's tour of the French Alps saw us take on the iconic Galibier (2642m). Read on to find out how we faired, relive the highs the lows of the ride and feast your eyes on some great scenery. If the previous two days of riding were anything […]

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My First Alpine Climb

In late June, I set off with 5 like minded riders for a 5 day trip to the Alps. The first Alpine climb we tackled was Alpe d'Huez. Here's a summary of how it went. Alpe d'Huez After a quick look at the profile and Hattie's local knowledge I knew the first 2km (the first […]

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