Ceri Middleton: Bikepacking Across Spain In February

Ceri was one of the cyclists who submitted their photographs to the recent cycle touring photo competition and he even made it to the shortlisted final ten photographs. It was a cracking image (shown above). It was taken during a trip in February 2019 along the Ruta de la Plata in western Spain. In fact, his route from Seville to north-eastern Spain brought back good memories from my own cycling trip along a very similar route back in 2015 as I made my way from Spain to Norway…

Cycle Touring Photo Competition 2020: The Winners!

The voting has now closed and the votes have been counted. Many thanks to every one who submitted their photos and the hundreds of people who took the time to vote over the course of the past week. Thanks also to Cicerone Press and ECF EuroVelo for offering the prizes. But, without further ado… the winners are…

Scammonden Valley… In 4K

You may remember a couple of months ago ago at the start of the lockdown period, I wrote a post for CyclingEurope.org about my local wanderings up and down the Scammonden Valley where I live here in West Yorkshire and how I had managed to discover some interesting nooks and crannies. At the time I thought I must make a video. And last weekend, I did just that.

Cycle Touring Photo Competition 2020: The Shortlist Public Vote

The judges have met, deliberated, discussed, debated and chosen their favourite ten photographs. If you made it into the top ten, congratulations! You have won a new EuroVelo map overview map that will be in the post before the end of the month. If you didn’t make the top ten, commiserations; there’s always next year… And it’s now time for the public to have their say to decide 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.