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‘Sportive’: The Linguistics, The Ride…

Updated 31/7/17 – Scroll to bottom for a few notes about ‘audax’ On the day of perhaps Britain’s largest and most well-known sportive – the Prudential Ride London – a few reflections about language. As a French speaker I know the meaning of the word ‘sportive‘ in its […]

Attraverso L’Europa Su Una Bici Di Nome Reggie (2016)

La versione italiana del libro “Crossing Europe on a Bike Called Reggie” è disponibile sotto forma di eBook su Amazon, Apple iBooks, Kobo e molti altri rivenditori online. «L’anno accademico doveva essere stato difficile perché con l’arrivo delle vacanze estive Andrew Sykes, un insegnante di scuola media, era felice di fare il meno […]

Calais to Brindisi: The Audax Route

John Davies, the Audax cyclist from Willsden has emailed back with some more details of the Audax route from Calais to Brindisi. He writes:Attached is an article from the most recent edition of Arrivée, the magazine of Audax UK. It doesn’t really give you much information about the […]

Audax Cycling – Part 2

Some more useful information from “Audax John” who was in touch a couple of weeks ago, including a clarification about what “Audax Cycling” actually is:Audax is a slightly clandestine activity, with riders slogging through the lanes of our land at the dead of a night. No sag wagons, […]