Catching Breath: A Himalayan Race That Will Literally Take Your Breath Away
Did you know that your body gets only half the oxygen in extreme altitudes? And you need a lot of it when trying to reach exactly 5,359 meters above sea level, on rocky, crumbling roads, accompanied by icy winds that will try to knock you…
Meet the Catching Breath Heroes: Our Own Fantastic Four
To find a gang of humans whose idea of fun is to go and try to break the standing cycling record for one of the highest Himalayan passes, we needed to dig deep. A route spanning 40 kilometres with a constant 5-per-cent gradient, unstable harsh…
VIDEO: We Are Ready to Say Our Goodbyes to 2016
Another year swooshed by as swiftly as Froome riding down a slope. If you feel like that you’ve merely turned your head and said “well, let’s do this” and the New Year is here again, we have a remedy for you.