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Tour of the Falling Leaves with More Than 21 Bends

10 Jun

Get a 10% discount on your hire if you book the More Than 21 Bends “Tour of the Falling Leaves” Cycle Tour from Alpe d’Huez to Lake Como

Finish your summer in style – 05 October 2019 to 12 October 2019

Overview

This is the first running of More Than 21 Bends Alpe d′Huez to Lake Como cycling tour and we are looking for keen cyclist to try the route with us using our preloaded GPX files. The self guided tour is a mixture of back to base and point to point riding. On the point to point part of the tour your luggage and belongings are transfered fr you each day.

The finish of this tour coincides with the Il Lombardio Gran Fondo sportive and pro-race, which you may wish to stay on longer to take part in or watch.

The tour itinerary is as follows

  • Saturday – Arrive in Bourg d’Oisans for the first night.
  • Sunday – Ride Alpe d′Huez and the Col de Sarenne  and return to Bourg d′Oisans (70KM, 1500m of climbing).
  • Monday – Bourg d′Oisans to Briançon over the Col du Lautaret with optional detour of the Col du Galibier (80KM 2000m of climbing). Luggage transfer to Briançon.
  • Tuesday – Briançon to Pinerolo (Italy) over the Col du Montgenevre and the Colle Sestriere. Luggage transfers to Pinerolo (90km 2000m of climbing).
  • Wednesday – Pinerolo to Santhia just north of Turin. (150km mostly flat). Luggage transfers to Santia.
  • Thursday – Santhia to Cantù near Lake Como. (150km mostly flat). Luggage transfer to Cantù.
  • Friday – Cantù to Cantù on Lake Como. Follow the route of the classic Il Lombardia Cycle Race and tackle the Muro di Sormano and the Ghisallo. (109KM with 2000m of climbing).
  • Saturday – Depart Cantù or make your own arrangements to stay for the Il Lombardia race. We are happy to find you extra accommodation if required.

Extras

More Than 21 Bends are also able to arrange the following for an extra fee

  • Airport transfers
  • Extra nights stay if required in Cantù or Bourg d′Oisans.
  • For those who want to return to Bourg d′Oisans we will also be travelling back on Monday 14th October.
  • 10% discounted bike hire for the trip if booked at the same time through PROMPT.CC. Sorry but we are unable to transport hire bikes from other companies.

What′s not included

  • Flights
  • Meals outside of Breakfast
  • Travel Insurance
  • Repairs/Renewals to your bike
  • Airport transfers

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Alpe d’Huez Cycling Cap

5 Jun

The 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez is probably the most iconic Tour de France cycling climb. It is on every cyclist bucket list. To celebrate this we have created the Caps Not Hats Cycling Caps designed Alpe d’Huez Cap.

Check out all the Caps Not Hats Cycling Caps designs

Il Lombardia Gran Fondo Bike Rental

28 May

Come ride the Race of the falling leaves Cycle Sportive the day after the Pros tackle the event. On the 13th October 2019 you can ride the last great classic cycle sportive of  the year the Il Lombardia Gran Fondo.

This year we will be offering a bike hire delivery service in Cantu and the surrounding area over the period of 11th – 14th October 2019

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If you are interested in this event please contact us or book directly online.

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Paris Roubaix Challenge 2020 Bike Rental

28 Apr

Join us for our 7th year at the Paris Roubaix Challenge in Roubaix.

We are currently running an early bird discount until the end of September 2019 at the price of 177 Euros per bike including a free Paris Roubaix Cycling Cap.

The price will increase to 197 Euros once the event entries go on sale in the Autumn / Winter

We Ride Flanders 2020 Bike Rental

23 Apr

Join us for our 6th year at We Ride Flanders Cycle Sportive.

We are currently running an early bird discount until the end of September 2019 at the price of 177 Euros per bike including a free Lion of Flanders Cycling Cap.

The price will increase to 197 Euros once the event entries go on sale in the Autumn / Winter

 

Paris Roubaix Cycling Cap

10 Apr

Only 10 euros this weekend until the winner crosses the line at the velodrome.

Buy Paris Roubaix Cycling Cap

East Flanders Cycling Tube Map

22 Mar

With our month up in Northern France and Belgium getting ever closer to support We Ride Flanders, Paris Roubaix Challenge and Liege Bastogne Liege Challenge we are pleased to announce that our latest Cycling Tube Map will be sent to us by our printers next week ready for the events

The map represents all the local Bergs and Cobbles in and around East Flanders and uses Oudenaarde as the central town. They are printed on top quality paper and are available in two sizes online as well as at the events listed above.