Great British Bike Rides in The Guardian
- Thursday 9th May 2013
The Guardian has this week been running a series of five exclusive excerpts from Dave Barter's book Great British Bike Rides. Starting on Monday with Dave's Cornish coast-to-coast, and concluding on Friday with Dave's Cotswolds ride, the five rides give a taste of the best of British road cycling.
The rides are largely devised by Dave himself, rather than being based on classic races or sportives (although Dave's take on, for example, the Dragon Ride and the Fred Whitton do feature in the book).
The routes appear to have been very well received, although we're doing our best not to go 'below the line' and read the comments under each one!
Here are the five excerpts: