I’m lucky enough to live in the French Alps. Although it wasn’t luck that brought me here. Sometimes I think it was just a bit of reckless foolhardiness. Since moving here my wife and I have started a family (more recklessness) which now includes 3 children. It’s hard enough affording to ski on our doorstep. [...]
In my capacity as a walking guide I went out for a walk above Samoens and Morzin. It was a circular walk called the “Tour des Dents Blanches“, I have explored these mountains over the years from my base near Morzine but have never taken the time to do the full circuit. This entails a [...]
This Orange Blood has a mismatch of of bits and pieces on it to make it into a complete bike (some new). The frame is hardly used and is virtually blemish free, the parts are mostly in good condition but I can’t vouch for them all 100%.
Colour Blue Tubeset Monocoque/6061-T6 OS [...]
Trying to fit in a “long” day around work and the kids. Start at the desk at 8am, leave at 10.30. Start walk at 10.50, back at car for 3.10pm, back at the desk at 3.30, shower then dinner at 6, back at the desk at 8pm til 10pm. 7 (quality) hrs at the desk [...]
It’s a classic ridge walk, fairly airy in places so you’ll need a head for heights. There are some new chains on one of the steeper sections. Not on all of them though, there is still a section which is fairly scetchy that has a couple of fresh bolts in it. Great if you [...]