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It's Raining Men!

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Restrap was very sad to wave farewell to star seamstress Jade earlier this year as she set off to cycle to China with her other half, Jim. Now six weeks in and powering through France, we catch up with Jade as she experiences some rather wet weather...

A night under the stars

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Somerset-based Ivan explains how you don't have to travel far to have a real adventure.


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Restrap customer Martin escapes the winter grey of his native Denmark for the hidden gravel roads of Spain and enjoys a solo adventure amongst the hills, almond groves and villages.

Riding through the darkness

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In this brave and honest account, Restrap customer Euan Camlin shares his story of depression and how his illness has impacted his ability to enjoy his bike. He reveals how he's slowly coming to terms with it and gives tips for others in the same situation.

Itching a scratch

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Restrap customer Toby shares how he came back from a disappointing injury to find cycling solace in the beautiful Welsh mountains.

Why I love adventures

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French cyclist Gauthier gives us a snapshot about why he loves adventuring and what he's got next on his horizon.