Category Archives: Austria

Now I know why it is called Mountain Biking

What can I say? I love mountains, I love mountain biking, and I’m starting to get into this personal fitness thing. So, based on that, this holiday could only be a great thing. Despite all the training I threw myself … Continue reading

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This is bringing back great memories…

This is bringing back great memories of childhood holidays here. Mountains, lakes, alpine forests, sunshine and lots of crazy cyclists…

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Going to be tough today.

Going to be tough today. I’m currently staring at the 2248m Pfitscherjoch pass this morning. Bring it on.

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Today’s Stats

90.13km arriving at Burgstall in 7 hours and 9 minutes. 1140m elevation gain, 1400 elevation loss. The net result of which is one exhausted Andy.

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Made it to Austria today.

What a stunning place. Lush and green, snow capped mountains and beautiful white houses with wooden balconies covered with flowers.

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Trans Alps

The crossing of Spain and Portugal will have to wait. A few weeks ago I was chatting on Skype with a German friend of mine when he invited me to join him on his trans alps cycle ride that they … Continue reading

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