The latest Blog post from Bay Cycles sponsored rider Harrison Wood.
I’m writing this first blog of 2019 sat in my new apartment. I’m now living in Aix en Provence, once the home of footballing hero Zinedane Zidane and famous artist Vincent Van Gogh but now the home of Torquay born Harrison Wood. The area is known for its culture and art, something that I didn’t have much interest in as proven with my lack of Art GCSE. It is a lovely area of the world. Since being here the weather has been incredible. 16 degrees plus most days and so far its been sunny everyday. The roads as well are perfect for training. You head North for quiet rolling roads, West for flat roads, East for harder cols/climbing but you don’t head South I have been informed. It is busy and takes you into Marseille and then into the ocean. However, as with all new areas I have been extremely reliant on maps and Alex Braybrooke, local tour guide and also fellow team mate, oh and café finder.
Now onto my 2019 plans…..Read More