Lights, in the mountains?

You might be wondering why we suggest bringing lights with you on your cycling holiday. After all, you’ll be cycling in daylight (hopefully!), it will likely be sunny, and you’ll be keeping off the major and dangerous roads, right? As cyclists, we all know that in terms of road safety, there is only so much … Continued

Bike Luggage Charges

We have been busy compiling a comprehensive resource on flying with your bike but then became aware of this concise and informative piece by the folks over at Yellow Jersey Cycling Insurance.   We are not ones to re-invent the wheel (excuse the pun) and they are happy for us to share it with you, … Continued

What Our Guides Are Riding – Part 2 – Merv’s Condor Fratello

Welcome to Part 2 of What Our Guides Are Riding – an ongoing series in which we go behind the scenes to take a look at the many and varied types of bikes that our guides and staff choose to ride, and why. In this edition we’ll be taking a look at what our long standing and extremely experienced Marmot Guide, Merv Capewell is … Continued

What Our Guides Are Riding: Part 1 – Gav’s Scott Addict CX10

Welcome to Part 1 of What Our Guides Are Riding! We’re going behind the scenes to take a look at the many and varied types of bikes that our guides and staff choose to ride, and why.  Yes, this is an excuse for our guides to wax lyrical about their bikes but it also proves a point … Continued

Marmot Charity Fundraising

William Wates Memorial Trust: Marmot Charity of the Year   A year ago, we announced our decision to support the brilliant William Wates Memorial Trust (WWMT) as our charity of the year. We set ourselves the target to raise £5,000 and we’re very proud to announce that we raised £5,214 with the help of our … Continued