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Cyclosport Industry Ride - Saddle Sore by Matt

Cyclosport Industry Ride - Saddle Sore by Matt

Friday 17th October 2014

In the underground carpark of a Twickenham Hotel there was a man sitting on a chair, a man on a chair guarding (what I estimate easily to be) in excess of £150,000 of bicycle. Upstairs about 130 people drank coffee while we waited for the start of the ~40mile ride through the Surrey roads to Box Hill and back.

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Annual Cyclosport Industry Ride & Lunch 2014

Annual Cyclosport Industry Ride & Lunch 2014

Friday 17th October 2014

Over 135 figures from the cycling industry congregated in Twickenham on Thursday for the annual Cyclosport Industry Ride & Lunch, to celebrate another successful year for all things two wheels.

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From LONDON-PARIS Group 2 to USA National Champion...

From LONDON-PARIS Group 2 to USA National Champion...

Tuesday 7th October 2014

In 2012 mother of 4, Mary Breed, riding for Team Hogan Lovells with her husband completed her first HotChillee LONDON-PARIS. This inspired her so much to train and improve that she came back in 2013 to ride the event again with Hogan Lovells. She excelled and took the ICAP womens leaders jersey!

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 3 - Ride Captain Report

ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 3 - Ride Captain Report

Tuesday 16th September 2014

We hit the timed section quite hard, with a good break by Mr Sigma himself, Ian Whittingham. He provided the carrot for the rest to chase. And chase they did.

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 4 - Ride Captain Report

ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 4 - Ride Captain Report

Monday 15th September 2014

That was not the climbing done for the day but at least the steeper climbs that came later in the ride were not classified. The dynamic of the group altered slightly after lunch as we were joined by cycling royalty, Stephen Roche - at last, a fluent french speaker to chat to Severine and Denis!

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 1 - Ride Captain Report

ALPINE CHALLENGE Group 1 - Ride Captain Report

Friday 12th September 2014

G1 rocked to its foundations and only the strong survive. The group was noticeably smaller on the morning of the 2nd day as those who would rather enjoy their tour around the Alps made the sensible decision to try the friendly and slightly less masochistic atmosphere in G2. For the remainder it was G1 business as usual.

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Groups 2 - Ride Captain Report

ALPINE CHALLENGE Groups 2 - Ride Captain Report

Wednesday 10th September 2014

Regrouping with agony and ecstasy at the summit cafe we flew off the mountain with one of the best descents in the region, oh what a blast!

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ALPINE CHALLENGE - Stage 3, Selection of Finish Village photos

ALPINE CHALLENGE - Stage 3, Selection of Finish Village photos

Tuesday 9th September 2014

A selection of photos take after Stage 3 in the race village on Lac d'Annecy.

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Stage 3 Photos

ALPINE CHALLENGE Stage 3 Photos

Sunday 7th September 2014

Here's a small selection of some of our favourite pics of Stage 3. Lots more to come!

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ALPINE CHALLENGE Stage 2 Photos

ALPINE CHALLENGE Stage 2 Photos

Saturday 6th September 2014

A selection of our favourite photographs from Stage 2 of the ALPINE CHALLENGE.

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