A Journalist’s Perspective on MizMal (Guardian Bike Blog)

A Journalist’s Perspective on MizMal (Guardian Bike Blog)

Guardian journalist James Hislop joined us on our six-day Mizmal tour in spring 2017. Here are his impressions of the trip. (this article appeared previously on The Guardian’s Bike Blog) Send anyone to the west coast of Ireland and they will fall in love with

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2017 So Far ….

2017 So Far ….

What a year so far it’s been! Our first tour in May was a Six Day and lo and behold the sun shone bar the first morning. Lunches outdoors in lovely surroundings every day. James Hislop from the Guardian wrote a tremendous article. However, the

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How to Save 40% of your Energy!

How to Save 40% of your Energy!

When riding a multi-day tour such as the Ireland End-to-End, it’s a good idea to find ways to conserve energy. One very efficient technique is to learn how to draft or slipstream behind the person in front of you. Don’t forget to take your turn

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Make it Gleam in ’17!

Make it Gleam in ’17!

A simple, regular cleaning process will cut down on cleaning time, keep your components working smoothly and will get quicker with practice. Why not turn over a new leaf in 2017 and clean after EVERY ride using our simple cleaning procedure? No specialist tools beyond

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Who’s Behind ‘MizMal’

Who’s Behind ‘MizMal’

Wild Atlantic Cycling is a small friendly team of active cyclists. The company grew out of the realisation that the West Coast of Ireland offers some of the best cycling in the world. Paul Kennedy is the founder. Paul cycled the length of Ireland with

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How Fit Do I Need to Be?

How Fit Do I Need to Be?

People often ask us how fit you need to be to take part in MizMal. It’s a hard question to answer! Lets just say there are very few people who can jump on their bike tomorrow and cycle an average of 85 miles for six

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The 20 Must-Have Xmas Gifts For The Cyclist In Your life

Christmas is coming but don’t panic–the great thing about cyclists is there’s always something new to buy them! At Wild Atlantic Cycling we’ve done the hard work for you and narrowed down the very best gifts that’ll make you their favourite person this season. Money

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