Cycling Climbs of South-East England

A Road Cyclist's Guide

Simon Warren
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Features 50 of the greatest cycling climbs in London and the Home Counties.

First title in the regional Cycling Climbs series, covering the South East of England. Features 50 of the greatest cycling climbs in London and the Home Counties, including classics like Box Hill in Surrey 'the Alpe d'Huez of the south east' and London's Swains Lane, the capital's stiffest climb. At least half of the climbs are published here for the first time.

Author bio:

Simon Warren has been obsessed with cycling since the summer of 1989 after watching Greg Lemond battle Laurent Fignon in the Tour de France. A few weeks later he rode his first race, a 10 mile time trial on the A1 from Newark to Grantham and back. Although not having what it took to beat the best he found his forte was racing up hills and so began his fascination with steep roads. His quest to discover Britain's greatest climbs resulted in the bestselling 100 Greatest Cycling Climbs, followed by Another 100 Greatest Cycling Climbs and Hellingen: A Road Cyclist's Guide to Belgium's Greatest Cycling Climbs. Simon works during the day as a magazine art editor and lives in Walthamstow, east London with his wife and two children.

Category: Other books
ISBN: 9780711237025
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: Frances Lincoln (Adult)
Pub Date: July 2015
Page Extent: 144
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Sports & outdoor recreation