Thursday 30 December 2010

Circuit Rider’s review of the year

In line with this blog’s long tradition of breaking the mould, I’ve decided to end 2010 by doing exactly what every other blogger is doing at the moment, i.e. writing a review of the year.

Thursday 23 December 2010

Happy Christmas

Just a quick post at this hectic time of year to wish you all a Happy Christmas, whether you celebrate it with fried carp on Dec 24 (like the Czechs) or with roast turkey on Dec 25 (like the Brits) or both ways (like me!).

All the best,


Friday 17 December 2010

Stage 3 on

This, folks, is the route I followed this September on Stage 3 of my ride around the Czech Republic.

Bike route 776103 - powered by Bikemap 

Thursday 9 December 2010

Win city walk iPhone applications

Circuit Rider CZ has joined forces with, an iPhone software developer focusing on self-guided city walking tour apps, to bring you a special quiz about the Czech Republic. Everyone who sends the correct answers to the ten questions below to will be awarded three city walk iPhone applications to cities of their choice. With over 2,000 walking tours available - spanning over 180 cities worldwide - is the largest travel portal of its kind.

Good luck!

Wednesday 8 December 2010

Stage 2 on

I've now added my Stage 2 route to Stage 3 will follow soon.

I particularly dig the way the bicycle icon travels along the route when you run the mouse cursor over the elevation profile. Nice!

Bike route 771190 - powered by Bikemap 

Saturday 4 December 2010

Christmas present ideas for cyclists

Yes, the festive season is upon us. Snow is blanketing the country and I’m suffering from my first post-Christmas-party hangover. It’s time to squeeze this blog into its Santa suit and bring you a sackful of Christmas gift ideas for cyclists. Ho ho ho!