Guest Post: The Bwlch & The Rhigos – A Rite of Passage – By Gareth Thomas

Glynogwr, by Gareth Thomas

The Bwlch and the Rhigos are seen as somewhat of a right of passage by many cyclists in South Wales. By which, of course, I mean the Bwlch AND the Rhigos, not one or the other. As part of my ongoing, incremental training plan I decided to have a bash at these last Saturday. I … Continue reading Guest Post: The Bwlch & The Rhigos – A Rite of Passage – By Gareth Thomas

Guest Post: From Radyr to Llantwit Major, via the Bwlch – by Gareth Thomas

Bwlch

I've had my road bike for a little under four years now, but there was a period when it stayed in the garage for at least two years just gathering dust. I rescued it last summer and have been gradually building up my fitness with the goal of completing Velothon Wales in May. As it … Continue reading Guest Post: From Radyr to Llantwit Major, via the Bwlch – by Gareth Thomas

White Lines, by Ashley Said

https://vimeo.com/127633549 Whilst many of us are hunkering down at home, hiding from the weather, now is an excellent time to watch a motivational cycling short film. The documentary follows Alex as he prepares himself for the struggle he is going to encounter. Located deep within the Welsh Valley’s lays The Bwlch, one of Britain’s most … Continue reading White Lines, by Ashley Said