Cycling in the mountains is one of the most rewarding experiences for a road cyclist, however cycling at altitude and in some more remote areas can throw up a few surprises for an unprepared rider. Here are some essential tips on what every cyclist should know before heading into the mountains.
Bike case, bike bag or cardboard box all have their pros and cons. Many cyclists ask themselves the same question year on year. How can I transport my bike so that it arrives safely?
Making sure you have the right tools and spares when you're travelling is essential in starting your journey in the right way, not to mention getting you rolling again should you need to deal with roadside repairs.
Tour operator and travel experts La Fuga have put together a comprehensive travel checklist of essential and non essential items for a multi-day cycling trip, making it quick and easy to remember exactly what you need.