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Emily’s March 2021 training advice

Well, those of us riding in the UK have had to battle with all weathers to keep up our training through February (or resorted to indoor turbos). Let’s hope March sees warmer, dryer weather, and you can get some quality outdoor miles in the bank. A note on winter training and flexibility If like many […]

Emily’s February 2021 Training Advice

Congratulations – you’ve made it through January! Give yourself a pat on the back for any miles you managed to get in at this grey and miserable time of year. It might not have been as much fun as swooping along French tarmac, but every ride you completed this month will have made life slightly […]

Emily’s January Training Advice

The first of my monthly blogs – how to survive January!

Alternative Advent Calendar Fundraiser

Use the concept of the Advent Calendar to send a little bit of daily joy to your donors each day of December. Here’s how:

Tom’s Epic Halloween Everest

Try to imagine riding 300km, climbing 10,303m in just under 24 hours … in pouring freezing rain and howling headwind … in October … mostly in the dark. Sounds like fun?

Fundraising How To … Kindred

There are some ridiculously easy wins for fundraising, and Kindred is one of them.

Fundraising 101

We’re going to help and support you every step of the way … so let’s get started!

Emily’s Autumn training advice

Welcome to Le Loop and my first training blog for the 2021 Tour! We’re delighted to have you with us and we’re looking forward to meeting you in Brittany or beyond next summer

The Tour in 24

After the success of ‘The Tour That (never) Was, on each day of the pro tour, we’re going to celebrate our own Tours gone by.

The Tour That (never) Was

A daily celebration of Tours that have been … and that are still to come – for 24 days. VIVE LE TOUR!

When things don’t go to plan

We all know what it’s like when a ride doesn’t go to plan … We’ll spend a short time crying and kicking the bike, we’ll comfort ourselves with jelly babies – and then we’ll set about patching things up and making our way to our destination however we can.

Silent Disco Fundraiser – How to!

“What we really enjoyed about doing this was the fact that everybody really enjoyed themselves. I can recommend it as a feel-good way of raising money.”

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