Hi All,

I ran this blog from 2012 through to 2019 - covering Italian events and European climbs, and UK sportives.  The Maratona, the Novi Colli, the Tourmalet, Alp d'Huiz, the Madeline and more.

And now I make selections from the archives - this month I'm featuring the famous Novi Colli which ran late this year due to flooding in Italy.  Here's my coverage from 2013:

Just one of the start gates