2019 Giro d’Italia – A trip down memory lane!

  October in Europe is always an interesting period as the Grand Tour cycling races begin to release the stage profiles for the following year. Now that the anticipation and speculation has turned into reality we are pleased to report a few of our favourite findings from the 2019 Giro … Read more …

Cycling with TDF Royalty – Big Mig!

Cycling with the legend Miguel Indurain

The Sierra peloton received a special treat cycling an organised 150km stage with Miguel Indurain from Urzainki to Formigal through the Spanish high country. The ride took us from the Irati Forest before finishing above Formigal, one of Spain’s most recognised ski stations in the Pyrenees, and only 5km from … Read more …

European Holiday Cycling Tips

Cycling through Flanders

This post is a result of an interactive webinar hosted by Cycling-Inform where Paul D’Andrea from Sierra Sports & Tours also joined the panel of presenters. The webinar topic was ‘How to Get the Best Out of Your Next European Cycling Holiday’. The focus of the webinar was to receive … Read more …

Cycling the Highest Road in Europe!

Sierra Nevada, La Vuelta, La Vuelta a España, Tour of Spain, Andalusia, Cycling Tours, Granada

Located deep within the Sierra Nevada mountain range in southern Spain is the towering summit of Veleta (Pico de Veleta). Veleta is Europe’s highest asphalted road (3392m) and the cycling experience is challenging, unrelenting, rewarding, and for some, life changing! This climb has everything that the hardened cycling aficionado might … Read more …