Welcome to Treads Cycle Club Northampton. Whether you are looking to discover new cycling routes, make new riding buddies, get started on the road to racing, or simply increase your fitness levels and have fun, we want to support you and encourage you to join Treads Cycle Club Northampton. We offer regular local mountain and road bike rides to suit all. For those that want to, we also have regular adventures further afield to offer that extra challenge.
Camping and carrying kit choice is the current issue on my mind, the balance between super light and something that will last a 4200+ mile race next year… So to the first test of the year… the bike packing kit. What luggage do I need, should I use a tent or just a sleeping bag with
So…. what happens when you get to 40, well if you are like me you decide to do something crazy and set yourself the ultimate challenge. For me it’s to do Trans America Bike Race in 2018, it’s a 4200+ mile cycle race coast to coast in the US from Astoria (Oregon) to Yorktown (Virginia).
Well mega is defiantly an understatement… 6 of us headed of to France to compete in the 2016 Mega Avalanche, http://www.ucc-sportevent.com/megavalanche-alpe-dhuez-en/. The Mega Avalanche is an enduro race held on the slopes of Alpe D’Huez. The event is 5 days in total, Wednesday & Thursday is practice, Friday qualifying and depending how you qualify you race