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The best cycling gifts
(for him or her)
16 of our favourite cycling gifts for him and for her - the things we would love to receive ourselves!
10 hardest cycling climbs in the world (for your must-do list!)
We share our pick of the hardest cycling climbs in the world for you to conquer!
How to remove bike grease from clothes
(+ 12 other essential kit care FAQs!)
We answer some of the most commonly asked kit questions out there. From how to remove bike grease to how to wash cycling shorts, why fabric softener is so bad and more!
Girona’s pro cycling kit boutique: www.procycling
Q&A with owners of procyclinget.com sharing the inside story on how this pro cycling kit boutique started.
Cycling in the Pyrenees:
an overview of the Pyrenees from a road cyclist’s perspective
Our must-read overview of the Pyrenees - the different regions, main towns and routes for cyclists.
16 best cycling climbs in Europe (AKA the must-do climbs before you retire!)
Our pick of the cycling climbs in Europe that should be on every serious cyclist's must-do list. Tough, steep and iconic in equal measure, they'll test you in every way!
Where to go for the best cycling in Spain?
Our pick of 9 of the best regions
Our pick of 9 places you'll find the best cycling in Spain, including mainland Spain and the Spanish islands.
7 best regions for road cycling
Our guide to the best areas for cycling in France, sorted by region. We share why they're great, where to stay and how to get there.
Raid Pyrenees (cycling the Pyrenees coast to coast):
Q&A with Fritz Dittmann
Q&A with reader Fritz Dittman on cycling the Raid Pyrenees route across the Pyrenees.
16 tips to ensure the perfect Dolomites cycling holidays
Our essential tips for making sure you have an amazing Dolomites cycling holiday, including route planning, where to stay, bike hire + more!