Category Archives: Motivation

Men of Porage … hardened biking !!

  There is a race that is a myth to many , one that most are never likely to see , it’s a mystery held deep within the European mountain bike community. A race where invitation is the only means … Continue reading

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The Grand Canyon of the Himalaya …………………………

Mark Lyons Himalaya The Grand Canyon of the Himalaya ………………………… We had been travelling for 17 hours, over mountain passes 20,000 feet high and across a desert that appeared to stretch the entire length of India! , but now I … Continue reading

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Himalaya Report 3

Ran my heart out in the last stage today , a high pass through the Jungle near Majurbajung , just a short stage of 17 miles but the first six miles must have climbed over 5000 feet in a totally … Continue reading

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Himalayan report 2 ..

Himalayan 100 .. Stage 4 completed , I’m now out of the mountains and into the Jungle stages , today I ran through a growling thunderstorm , following a super steep descent which saw me lose the path and crash … Continue reading

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