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My 1600km journey through France on the 2017 French Divide with 100 other riders, starting at Dunkirk and aiming to finish in the Basque country.
Posted Fri 18 Aug, 2017, 08:44
Photos from a very hot day riding 46 miles to Thripti at 3000 feet in the eastern mountains of Crete.
Posted Mon 31 Jul, 2017, 10:31
With a rebuilt bike, a full day free at the weekend and a multi-day event coming up, I needed to do a long training ride from my home in Glasgow. This was the ride. 80 miles in total.
Posted Tue 04 Jul, 2017, 09:56
Photos from my 80 mile round trip bike ride around Ben Lomond. The photos are distinctly lo-res compared to previous albums due to switching to a new light-weight 2MP camera.
Posted Tue 04 Jul, 2017, 08:55
Is there anything more annoying than a clicky or skipping rear derailleur? No, I don't think so.
Posted Tue 13 Jun, 2017, 11:21
We thought about going somewhere else but it's hard to beat Gairloch so back we went. 29 degrees as well...
Posted Tue 30 May, 2017, 11:04
A relentless self-supported mountain bike event through some of the most remote parts of Cairngorms.
Posted Wed 03 May, 2017, 11:32
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Almost 1000 miles of #mtb madness through France on the #frenchdivide https://www.donaldmcintosh.net/bike/frenchdivide
Posted Thu 21 Sep, 2017, 19:56
Doing the French Divide in a few weeks. Well, starting it. I chose this exact same setup - Anker Solar + Wahoo - good sign! http://www.bikepacking.com/gear/anker-powerport-solar-review/
Posted Thu 15 Jun, 2017, 10:05
@alpkit Hope the new saddle bag serves me as well as the last one did #bikepacking https://www.donaldmcintosh.net/image/IMG-20170524-153532048-web.jpg
Posted Wed 24 May, 2017, 14:58