Only Way is UP! 2022

To say that was a bit wet and windy would be the understatement of the century…. These cyclists are a hardy bunch – 89 riders went out in awful conditions to tackle the Only Way is UP! ride.  The weather…

Pool reopens at Chateau du Reve

OF&D played a small part in the project run by the Guernsey Adult Disability Service to re-open the pool at Chateau Reve It is hoped the pool will be used daily and will make a huge difference to the five…

Mules 2022

WE give you our 2022 Mules (well 49 of them, a few are missing) who have just completed an epic ride starting in Niort through La Rochelle, Angouleme and Perigueux before finishing in Bordeaux. 54 riders supported by 10 crew…

Mules do St Malo

The now traditional final night in St Malo after a rather long coach journey up from Bordeaux. Mules Cafe Ouest!

Day 6: Perigueux to Bordeaux

And that’s a wrap! 86 miles for everyone and one group doing an extra loop to make it 100 and they all absolutely smashed it! Another scorching day, topping 40 degrees in Bordeaux so the pool at the hotel had…

Day 5: Perigueux loop

Day 5 in a sweltering Dordogne. Out at 7am to try and get some miles in before the worst of the heat but someone turned the thermostat up at about 11am to scorchio. Beautiful lunch stop in Brantomme and a…

Day 4: Angouleme to Perigueux

Whose idea was it to do a charity bike ride in the middle of a French heatwave?? Chapeau to all our Mules today who pushed on through in temperatures in the high 30s. Moved on to Perigueux today which is…