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Ventoux Weekend, May 24-27, 2018

Join us on our next Freewheeling France Social Rides Weekend to tackle Ventoux, May 24-27, 2018. • Jan 16, 2018

Reader Q&A: Cycling from Le Puy-en-Velay to Roscoff

We had a request by email for some advice on riding a tandem from Le Puy-en-Velay to Roscoff. • Jan 15, 2018

Climb Puy de Dôme in the Auvergne, June 24, 2018

For one day only, climb Puy de Dôme, the route on which Poulidor and Anquetil went head-to-head and where Merckx was attacked by a spectator. • Jan 15, 2018

Reader Q&A: Which section of the Loire is best for cycling with kids?

Reader Q&A: Which section of the Loire is best for cycling with kids? • Jan 15, 2018

Reader Q&A: Cycling from Grenoble to Alpe d'Huez

We received this enquiry asking about a bike route for cycling from Grenoble to Alpe d'Huez. • Jan 13, 2018

Reader Q&A: Le Havre to Rouen bike route suggestions

We received the following question asking for bike route suggestions for a ride from St Malo to Rouen. • Jan 11, 2018

La Pyrénéenne Cyclosportive - Sunday, July 1

La Pyrénéenne Cyclosportive in the Pyrenees in July includes two routes that climb the Tourmalet and the Hautacam. • Jan 10, 2018

Ride the Figure of Hate Cyclosportive

We look at the Figure of Hate Cyclosportive, a sportive billed as one of France's most brutal. • Jan 09, 2018

World War One commemorations in the French Ardennes

Commemorations on November 11, 2018 marking the end of World War One will have special significance in the French Ardennes. • Jan 09, 2018

Top 25 Bicycle Touring Blogs of 2018

The Adventure Junkies have released their annual list of Best Bicycle Touring Blogs – and we're on it. • Jan 08, 2018

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