Cycling Climbs

Twenty Art Prints

$39.99

This book of twenty cycling climbs from across Europe, the USA and South America offers a glimpse into the allure of reaching the high mountains by bike. Each climb includes a dedicated drawing by Nigel Peake – which can be detached and fit into an 11 x 14-inch frame – and a description of the climb, includi ng details of its height, length and gradient.

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ISBN: 9781856699655 Category:

Laurence King

Description

Road cyclists from across the world have long embraced the hairpin bends, steep gradients and thin air of mountain roads. This book of twenty cycling climbs from across Europe, the USA and South America offers a glimpse into the allure of reaching the high mountains by bike. Each climb includes a dedicated drawing by Nigel Peake – which can be detached and fit into an 11 x 14-inch frame – and a description of the climb, includi ng details of its height, length and gradient. Notorious stories of each climb’s inclusi on in the great cycling races, such as the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France, are also told, as well as tips for following in the tyre tracks of cycle racing’s stars and taking these monsters on yourself.

Additional information

Weight 643 g
Dimensions 27.9 x 35.4 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 1 February 2015
Number of pages 42
Format Hardback
Contributors Text by Claire Beaumont
Dimensions 27.9 x 35.4 cm
Weight 643 g