Bikes….Dragon Ride



Woah!  Sunday I managed to complete the Dragon Ride cyclosportive.  It is a circular, 190km non competitive road cycle challenge ride over the beautiful hills and valleys of South Wales – around 3000m of climbing, the route takes in the classic Milk Race/Tour of Britain climbs of the Bwlch, Rhigos and Brecon Beacons mountain roads.

Needless to say it was quite hard – 2nd route up Bwlch from Afan was particularly long, arduous and challenging.  Needless to say I managed to grin every time for the camera – more of pain than elation! Recommended for next year if you fancy wrecking your knees and taking on one or two Pro’s who use it as a training ride.

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