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Devon Coast to Coast – Day 3

The last day. One last challenge, but also one last chance to live the experience of the ride. No disappointment on either front. There were three hilly sections, a long steady downhill run into Plymouth, and beautiful scenery throughout. Lydford … Continue reading

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Devon Coast to Coast, Day 2

We knew it was going to rain today. The forecasts a week before had been consistent all the way in: chance of rain on Thursday, definite rain on Friday, and sunny on Saturday. Like a looming exam for a student, … Continue reading

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Day 2 – Off the Beaten Track (Bodmin to Tiverton)

When I started training for this ride, I spent most of my time riding the small roads – country lanes with little to no traffic. At some stage, the group I went riding with went to Evesham along the A46. … Continue reading

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Of Grockles and Groynes

We’ve been here for six months now. Long enough to fit in and feel at home. To think that we’ve managed to get to grips with much of the culture and quirks of the people. And of course, the language … Continue reading

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