18th July, 2010 by Dave Prentis

Probably the best cycling rivalry since Armstrong and Ullrich. There’s no separating these two in the mountains and its great to watch. Pretty tired so ill keep this one short(ish). Today was the first stage of the Pyrenees section of the Tour de France, ending with a Cat 1 climb up to Ax-3 Domaines. I […]


17th July, 2010 by Dave Prentis

Who everyone comes to Lourdes for…Mary, the Mother of God Well I have finally arrived in Lourdes, only took about 40 hours door to door I think. The flights over were ok, Singapore Airlines and Lufthansa are always good. I even managed to sleep on the flight from Singapore to Frankfurt which is a first […]


14th July, 2010 by Dave Prentis

It’s now less than 24 hours until I leave. I guess its starting to hit me now, knowing that I wont be back home until NEXT year. But its all good and very exciting, thinking about travelling for 188 days though is quite daunting. I’ve started doing a bit of packing, something which is not […]