7 Steps to Cycling Success – Long Distance Advice and Tips

When cycling long-distance, you meet people and chat – especially on the C2C – but which advice is the best we’ve received over the years…? All cyclists have endured different experiences of various locations and all have their own “top advice” when it comes to tackling such journeys. However, just what key advice should all
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What To Pack On Your Bike Tour…

A good tour is always better when you’ve got exactly what you need for your trip – and not an item or five more, weighing you down! Here is the Stanley Travel ultimate packing list for a great bike tour experience. When you come with Stanley Travel on a bike tour we provide luggage forwarding
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Which Bike Is Right For The Coast To Coast?

The most important – vital – part of your planning should be choosing your ride and keeping it in tip top shape! When cyclists tackle it every year there’s a difference to each trip. Each rider has a different opinion, experience and journey. Every cyclist knows that each bike is different too, meaning that unless
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Tips For Planning Your C2C Ride

It is now time to plan your Coast to Coast ride and we know that often the best things to discover are “top tips” and “FAQs” – so here are ours! We all know that the C2C can be challenging, which is why over the years many riders have compiled some great ideas, advice and
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Am I Fit Enough To Do The C2C?

When it comes to preparing for the UK’s most popular and best-known long distance cycle route, there are various factors to consider… It goes without saying that no training routine or fitness regime will be the same between two people – every person requires different strategies and intensities, which is why we can’t provide a
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Cycling The Coast To Coast – How To Prepare For Your Journey

When it comes to preparing for the UK’s most popular and best-known long distance cycle route, there are various factors to consider… Above all, you should be physically aware of the strenuous journey you’re undertaking and ensure your bicycle is capable of the 140 mile trip! With two start and finish options – Whitehaven or
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Yorkshire Invites You to Enjoy Le Grand Départ 2014

Yorkshire is hosting Le Grand Départ 2014 on July 5 – 6th and inviting the world to cycle through and witness its beautiful Northern countryside and villages. The world’s greatest cycle race, the Tour de France, is to begin right on our doorstep as it makes its first ever visit to the Northern half of
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