Coffee Stop

It all happens at the "Coffee Stop"! What's being discussed on the coffee stops, in the build up to the 2015 Alpine Challenge? If you have any news, rumour or otherwise - please use the contact form to let us know

 HotChillee Training Ride #4 Ride Captains

HotChillee Training Ride #4 Ride Captains' Report

Monday 27th April 2015

Didn't over sleep – Check. Temperature above zero – Check. Dry roads – Check. Smiles all around – Check. HotChillee Training Ride #4 was going to be the best yet this year.

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Cobbles - Love it, Hate it

Cobbles - Love it, Hate it

Saturday 25th April 2015

Sven Thiele, founder of HotChillee discusses the love hate relationship with cobbles and the classics region.

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Phil Liggett to ride Stage 1 of the LONDON-PARIS 2015

Phil Liggett to ride Stage 1 of the LONDON-PARIS 2015

Monday 20th April 2015

We are pleased to welcome Phil Liggett who will be riding Stage 1 of the LONDON-PARIS 2015. He will be raising awareness for Helping Rhinos.

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Wattbike Blog: Thrills and Spills in Dean Downing

Wattbike Blog: Thrills and Spills in Dean Downing's South African Adventure

Thursday 2nd April 2015

Today we welcome Wattbike ambassador Dean Downing to the blog, who talks about his recent adventure to South Africa to take part in HotChillee's Cape Rouleur and the infamous Argus:

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 HotChillee Training Ride #3 Ride Captains

HotChillee Training Ride #3 Ride Captains' Report

Tuesday 31st March 2015

Ride Captains don't feel pain, we are not wired that way, however the HotChillee riders are made of sterner stuff and turn up for training events no matter how Biblical the conditions.

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Join the HotChillee on-line Q&A with Geraint Thomas

Join the HotChillee on-line Q&A with Geraint Thomas

Monday 30th March 2015

With only 3 weeks to go until the Dunkerque-Roubiax with Geraint Thomas here are some tips from someone with a little more experience than most of us on the cobbles!

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Adding another dimension . . .

Adding another dimension . . .

Wednesday 25th March 2015

Sven Thiele is the founder of HotChillee. Today the OFFRIDING gravel multi day events were announced in conjunction with OPEN cycle's Gerard Vroomen and Andy Kessler. Here Sven discusses his love and fascination with gravel, dirt and dust and what led him down the gravel path…

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Ride the London Cycle Sportive with the HotChillee Ride Captains

Ride the London Cycle Sportive with the HotChillee Ride Captains

Saturday 14th March 2015

This year the London Cycle Sportive (10th May 2015) will be supported by the HotChillee Ride Captains - an excellent opportunity to get your seeding time for The LONDON-PARIS 2015 - or to simply enjoy the ride.

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Cape Rouleur 2016 - registration opens today 2pm GMT

Cape Rouleur 2016 - registration opens today 2pm GMT

Monday 9th March 2015

Next years edition of the Cape Rouleur takes place on the slightly earlier dates of 28 February - 3 March 2016. Riders will once again be able to close off the week with riding the Cape Town Cycle Tour on the 6 March.

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Cape Rouleur 2015 - Final results

Cape Rouleur 2015 - Final results

Sunday 8th March 2015

An exciting week of cycling was closed off today with 100 Cape Rouleur 2015 riders taking part in the Cape Town Cycle Tour. Due to the fires which still burn in parts of the city the ride was shortened to 47km due to safety concerns - however the atmosphere wasn't dampened and Cape Rouleur riders "rode in solidarity" with the Cape Town Fire Fighters.

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