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Amazing cycling on the Isle of Wight

If cycling is your thing, then there's no place quite like the Isle of Wight. There are sooo many beautiful country roads, bridleways and paths to explore and the views are stunning. Here are a few pics of our ride at sunrise this morning around Wellow on the west of the island, it was sooo worth getting up early for :) At The Caledon we have a fantastic 12 bike secure storage with semi vertical racks and combination code lock so you can access your Continue reading →

Cycling maps of the Isle of Wight

Click on this post to see many useful cycle maps all over the Isle of Wight. The Island offers the cyclist dedicated cycleways – many following the course of disused railway lines, signed routes, miles of bridleways and quiet country lanes as an alternative to busy main roads. All of the maps below need the Adobe Acrobat Reader Here are some of the Island’s well established cyclepaths/ routes: Round the Island Cycle Route Chalk Ridge Extreme Yarmouth to Freshwater – Route 1 Yarmouth – Route Continue reading →

Pro Cycling Pearl Izumi Tour series comes to Ryde, Isle of Wight!

Last night the opening round of The 2015 Pearl Izumi Tour Series cycling took place in Ryde on our very own little island! A very excited Mark went to go and see how ridiculously fast they could all cycle up Union Street. Olympic, World and Commonwealth Champions were among the line-up, and Team Wiggins made their debut. Included in the 10-rider men’s squads for the Pearl Izumi Tour Series are Olympic Champions Ed Clancy, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Steven Burke, 2014 Commonwealth Games Gold medallist Continue reading →