Category Archives: iow 2016

tour de wight 2016 – 1 week later

Recollections from Chris, Director of Amos ‘It’s hard to believe that this time last week we are on the ferry across the Solent to the Isle of White. Advertisements

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TdW Day 3

Distance 62.68 mi | Time 5:30:49 | Speed 11.4 mph | Elev Gain 1,253 m Source: TdW Day 3

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TdW Day 2

Distance 68.57 mi | Time 6:04:34 | Speed 11.3 mph | Elev Gain 1,579 m Source: TdW Day 2

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TdW Day 1

Distance 53.32 mi | Time 4:10:05 | Speed 12.8 mph | Elev Gain 956 m Source: TdW Day 1

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tour de wight-kit list

Kit List Spares to carry on your bike A small saddle bag Lights 2 bottle cages & 2 water bottles Inner tube Pump to fit tube Puncture repair kit & tyre levers Bike multi tool Cycling Clothes & Important Bits … Continue reading

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tour de wight – update 15th may

hope that the training is going well. this post gives you a detailed look at the routes and step by step instructions you can download. laminated copies will be available on the ride. the route for day 1 can be … Continue reading

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tour de wight update

the routes for days 1 and 2 are more or less sorted. chris and I are heading to southampton next saturday, may 7th, to check out day 3. if you’d like a gpx file of days 1 and 2 let me know … Continue reading

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tour de wight test event

assuming brother chris can walk next week, let alone sit on his bike, we are planning a test ride on friday 8th april (weather permitting). drop me an email if you fancy joining us.    

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cycling the tour de wight

click here to read an article telling us just how good this year’s ride is going to be! thanks to chris pye for the link

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tour de wight update

sorry about recent inactivity – all work (and hockey)  and not enough play! spring is here and we start to brush cobwebs off bikes and squeeze back into the lycra (a lovely mental image) how can a person’s mind not … Continue reading

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