Lost Dot Podcast: The Trans Pyrenees and Transcontinental Race

Stories from the Trans Pyrenees and Transcontinental Race. At the sharp end they are beautifully hard bicycle races, simple in design but complex in execution. Factors of self reliance, logistics, navigation and judgement burden racers’ minds as well as their physiques. The strongest excel and redefine what we think possible while many experienced riders target only a finish.



TCR No7: Beating Sun and a Balkan Wedding

Following the racers on their journey from the start to Control Point 2, Tom Bonnett hears how they are suffering with overbearing heat and crunchy gravel climbs. As the riders arrive at the second control, the welcoming party is wilder than anyone could have expected. Join the dotwatchers and track the race on our website. ➡️www.transcontinental.cc Subscribe in your podcast app to get each episode as soon as it goes live. ➡️https://podfollow.com/transcontinentalrace Producer: Tom Bonnett Music: Vegyn LTO Old Apparatus Photograph: James Robertson


 2019-07-30  33m