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When guidebooks go bad…

On the advice of Riky at the Lemon House, and with the weather looking better, I chose an adventurous trip featuring a spectacular gorge, some interesting shepherd's paths, and a circumnavigation of a small mountain range. Eventually, I did all those things, but it didn't look likely for much of the day.

l’Etape du Tour Training Progress

My training for the l’Etape du Tour is progressing. It started just four weeks ago with a tough hilly ride of just 37k. Yesterday I managed a 104k ride and I’ve completed two of Strava’s challenges for the month, the Gran-Fondo (100k in a single ride) and the April climbing challenge (7,500m of climbing). Here