Friday video: Brussels Express

Since it’s Friday and we’re in a Belgian mood, we have a nice one for you. We flush it down with Duvel tonight. Celebrate the beer! Don’t waste your time on pig swill! What’s your favorite beer after a long ride? Related Posts:Beer & CyclingFriday video: Resurgence, Hufnagel cycles and Parking squids!Friday video: The Bike… Continue reading Friday video: Brussels Express

Marche-en-Famenne (BEL) – mtb track #6 (blue)

The forests are pretty | Photo by Joseph Pellicani

Marche – track #6 (blue) Starting off at the Chateau de Jemeppe it s straight away climbing towards a first view over the area. As for most of the route it s an easy rolling schooner road, after the initial asphalt, going up and down for the next 5 kms with nice panoramic views on… Continue reading Marche-en-Famenne (BEL) – mtb track #6 (blue)

Trail to Verbier – Ardennes Training Camp

Preparing ourselves for the Grand Raid Verbier on the 20th of August this is the first in a series of posts. We got ourselves a nice cottage next to Grand-Halleux, collected 5 bikers and filled our fridge with after-ride rewards local style: Chimay trappist beers. Mind you we didn’t get the rewards that easily, a… Continue reading Trail to Verbier – Ardennes Training Camp

Friday video: More bike tricks with MTB 360 double-whip

So it happens that we get two amazing videos in a week, on Monday we showed you the first ever triple backflip on a BMX and today we’re going MTB with a double tail-whip, while doing a three-sixty. Or as well call it here at Coming thru, riding home from work. Our featured rider Thomas… Continue reading Friday video: More bike tricks with MTB 360 double-whip

Christmas Belgian style: Mountain biking in Houffalize

I don’t particularly like Christmas – just to make it clear. However, you can make it a little nicer on yourself by, let’s say, keeping biking in mind while planning the Christmas weekend. I’m spending 10 days in Belgium where the weather is not really sunny – an understatement for -2C and 15 cm of… Continue reading Christmas Belgian style: Mountain biking in Houffalize

Mountain biking in the Flemish Ardennes

Escaping the upcoming cold and rain in Finland it was time to visit the home country again for some Autumn mountain biking. One of my biker friends lives in the middle of the Flemish Ardennes region, where the famous Tour of Flanders takes place, an excellent spot to reside for a day or three. On… Continue reading Mountain biking in the Flemish Ardennes