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HotChillee Training Ride #5 - Ride Captain Reports

HotChillee Training Ride #5 - Ride Captain Reports

Tuesday 19th May 2015

Group 1 again put the Hot into HotChillee setting a smoking time around the new longer course for training ride number 5. Having a small group of just 7 riders, as well as the experience of ex-pro Dean Downing meant that we were able to be super smooth in the "through-and-off" chain gang sections which was good practice for any windy stretches that may come our way on the LONDON-PARIS.

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10 things I learnt about gravel OFFRIDING Amsterdam

10 things I learnt about gravel OFFRIDING Amsterdam

Monday 11th May 2015

By Sven Thiele, co-founder of OFFRIDING together with Gerard Vroomen and Andy Kessler. Sven rode his Cervélo R5 with Edco carbon wheels and 25mm Continental tyres. Other riders bikes varied from road to cyclocross bikes or the new gravel bikes, such as the OPEN UP with 40mm cross tyres.

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Riding the London Cycle Sportive this Sunday?

Riding the London Cycle Sportive this Sunday?

Thursday 7th May 2015

Joining us at the London Cycle Sportive this Sunday? The HotChillee Ride Captains will be supporting the 100km route and will be rolling out at 8.30am.

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Cycling Weekly video interview with Geraint Thomas at HotChillee

Cycling Weekly video interview with Geraint Thomas at HotChillee's Dunkerque-Roubaix

Thursday 7th May 2015

Exclusive: Geraint Thomas on breakthroughs, leadership and what the future holds (video)

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 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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