Cycling

Stories

12th August 2020

A perspective on adventure with Paralympic gold medalist Steve Bate

Steve Bate MBE is a tandem cyclist on the Great British Cycling Team and ParalympicsGB. He won two gold medals, a bronze and smashed the world record in the 4km pursuit at Rio 2016. Steve is also a keen climber. We caught up with him to ask his perspective on adventure.

6th August 2020

What adventure means to me

Stephen Fabes is a medical doctor with a bad case of wanderlust and no sense of direction. He finally found his way home in 2016 after cycling the length of six continents in a 6-year adventure. We asked him to share what adventure means to him now.

8th June 2020

UK Adventure, Uncovered: The Lakes

With more and more of us taking to two-wheels, we asked Brake the Cycle's founder Joe, to tell us about his favourite UK route..

Authors

Joe Reid

Joe Reid

Joe Reid is the Founder of Brake the Cycle, a company that takes groups on bike tours across the UK and Europe. From epic adventures such as Lands End - John O’Groats to weekend retreats combining cycling and yoga, all their tours boast a unique, sustainability infused twist.

Rosie Riley

Rosie Riley

Co-Founder/Director of Adventure Uncovered, writer and dedicated North Sea surfer who settles for cycling, running and outdoor swimming when in London. Advocate and promoter of sustainability and clean technology in the UK corporate sector and developing countries.

James Wight

James Wight

Co-Founder of Adventure Uncovered, James is an ex-Marketing Director, part-time photographer, volunteer, and writer, spending as much time as possible in the ocean or on mountains. He's obsessed with cabins, sustainability, and enjoys the intersectionality between human and environmental stories and challenging the status quo.

Events

Coast to Coast 2019

8th August 2019
Whitehaven to Tynemouth

Northern Soul

28th May 2021
Northeast England

Land's End to John O'Groats

26th March 2021
Land's End!