The Tour de France is much more than a cycling race. There are lots of facts beyond the cycling that are worth knowing. This is my top 10 historical facts in the Tour de France that you should know: The first Tour de France took place in 1903 and started on July 1st. The winner was

The Tour de France has crossed Col du Tourmalet in so many years since 1910, in which was crossed for the first time. It is the most used climb in Tour de France history. Getting the first position at the top of Col du Tourmalet is a big honour for every cyclist. Some say that

Cycling in classic bikes has become a true passion for many cyclists. Also in Barcelona, of course. Possibly the first big event on classic bikes was the Italian Eroica. As time passed by, the Eroica became the “Strade Bianche” which now, by the way, is a prestigious professional spring classic. There are some rules which

Cycling is becoming one of the most popular activities as corporate events in Barcelona. It is taking golf’s place. Is there a better team-building activity than cycling? Probably not! Identifying leadership, teamwork, a good workout, all of them are good reasons to organize such an event. And then Barcelona is becoming very popular to hold

Today we had some customers from Helsinki ready for the Gava triathlon!! Here they are ready to go! We provide carbon bike rental for triathlons in Barcelona and around Catalonia. We provide our carbon bikes for the Barcelona Ironman 70.3 in May, for the Barcelona Triathlon in October, or the Barcelona full Ironman in Calella

Today we had a nice group doing our Barcelona hills tour. We love corporate events and cycling is the best possible team-building activity. In these events there are usually many different skills, then we provide everything to make an enjoyable ride for everyone: several cycling guides, supporting van with drink and food, alternative routes for

Another big appointment next summer in Catalonia: La Ruta Minera. 154 km with 3800 mts elevation. A monster climb included: Coll de Pradell! This is one of the big moments in the cycling season in Catalonia. More info: http://www.larutaminera.org/en/

If you are searching for a cycling challenge next summer, you should consider seriously to ride La Purito. 145 km long, with 5200 mts elevation. No need to say any more. Collada de Beixalís, Ordino, La Gallina, La Rabassa, La Comella and finally Cortals d’Encamp. When you finish La Purito you will understand why Andorra

If you already registered for 2018 Barcelona Ironman 70.3 you might want to reckon the cycling route. Absolutely worth. Nothing to do with the typicall coastal road by the sea, tribars, head down and full speed. This a demanding cycling route with 3 long climbs (Collsacreu, La Costa del Montseny, Collsacreu again) and also a

This is the most famous climb in cycling world. No doubt. It is not the most difficult climb, nor the most steep. It is not the highest. Not even has the best scenery. Not sure other climbs have more history. It is the combination of it all, that makes Tourmalet so special. Year after year