Written by gairym on July 15, 2019Bikepacking . Chamonix . Rides
Me and Pete have been trying to escape to the hills for an overnighter for a while now with various dates almost happening but then not and then almost happening again etc… you get the idea. And so yesterday, despite some nasty weather predictions, we finally got our shit together and made a run for
Written by gairym on June 18, 2019Chamonix . Rides . Riding
It was Fathers Day over the weekend and whilst I had a lovely day with my lovely family I couldn’t help but notice that there was precisely zero bike time which was clearly unacceptable. So…..I gave myself the morning off yesterday and set off to find me some adventure! I took a nice lift up
Written by gairym on February 25, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike
Last night I, against my better judgement, went for a nice little night ride.
Written by gairym on February 19, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike
I jumped on the train this morning up and over to Vallorcine.
On the ride back I played around with the Intervalometer as well as discovering some great new technical singletrack!
Written by gairym on February 17, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike
This morning I was up at 6 in order to head out for an early morning ride.
Written by gairym on February 9, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike . Rides . Riding
A few days ago I happened to be going for lunch in Vallorcine which is a place I’ve wanted to take the fatbike to ever since I saw the lovely groomed snowshoe trails last winter.
Written by gairym on February 8, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike
We went for a little night ride on the Petit Balcon Sud a few nights ago.
Conditions were challenging to say the least but it was a great laugh (if a little dangerous).
Written by gairym on February 3, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike
The Fatbike Chamonix facebook group has been going and growing for a few weeks now and so me and Geoff decided to make a little movie of a ride we did during the first of 5 days of very heavy snow (about 1m fell in total).
Written by gairym on January 15, 2015Blog . Chamonix . Fatbike . Rides . Riding . Training
After a depressing snow-free December we finally had a proper dump of the white stuff just before New Year.
Written by gairym on December 13, 2014Chamonix . Rides . Riding
It’s not much but it’s here!
It’ll not be long before the fatty comes out to play but for now the 29er is plenty capable enough.