2018 is meant to be a pivotal year for cyclocross racing in Greece. After a hiatus of almost 30 years the sport is making a comeback with a National Championship announced by the Greek Cycling Federation this coming January. This amazing and technical discipline has been wiped out entirely by mountain bike racing for so […]
Ultra Romance is an unprecedented figure in world cycling scene. A metalhead, fisheries laborer and model – he has traveled extensively around US on a bikepacking mission if not crusade. He is now traveling with his partner, Vietnamese born TENZIN NAMDOL and they are the most popular bike touring couple. They have been lecturing on […]
Summer finally arrived and the Pink Flamingos Adventure Cycling Club, the rag tag gang of pedalheads gravitating around 48×17 cycles, Athens’ coolest LBS, was itching for a new adventure. Someone proposed to combine the annual campout with the World Bike Camping Day, and the date was set for June 23rd. Destination, Potami in southern Evoia, […]
Kym’s video of her trip to Greece. Visiting our shop, getting tipsy on Athens’ nightlife, riding Corinth to Kardamyli with Nico on track bikes, lounging by the pool, racing 1896CMRR and her expert opinion on karpouzito ice lolly. Well, its TeamNonStop!
On May 19th, 8 years after the first 1896CMRR, the fourth edition of the race took place in the small town of Kardmyli, Mani. The most striking difference from all the other years was obviously the new location away from the buzzing convenience of Athens. So why move away from the classic Marathon route? Why […]