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Monthly Archive for: "July, 2014"
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Update on Phil’s Training

Susan and I supported the cyclists as they climbed the Alps, some excelling by riding up Col du Galibier then all cycling up Alpe d’Huez. A rewarding accomplishment. The next day we watched the Tour de France start of Stage 14 at Grenoble. After leaving our local guides to look after the riders we headed […]
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Update on Phil’s Training

Update on Phil’s training (and the Rome to Turin Bike Ride) We are in the Dolomite Mountains in Northern italy and the scenery is spectacular. Stayed in resort beside river and ran 24km downstream & back, passing by a roaring waterfall. It was a tough run and I’m feeling a bit weary all over. Visited […]
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The colorful bike from Zambia

Many of you know that Ben is over in Africa at the moment with the Africa Goal project. Here’s a couple of pics of a bike with ‘all the bells and whistles’ (including a car speedo) that Ben spotted in a petrol station in Zambia that belongs to the local security guard.
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Rest day in Lucca, Italy

Phil’s notes from the road: Susan and I arrived in Rome picked up new Peugeot 308 and drove through the city to our beautiful hotel. It’s very busy and challenging driving here in Rome. There are no defined lanes so it’s just a matter of finding your own space, surrounded by motorbikes, cars and busses […]
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