In the final Bikeradar Diaries of 2018, Joe and Reuben were training for the Rapha Festive 500. That’s riding 500km between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. As you’ll see in this video, it is no easy feat.
- BikeRadar Diaries #4: Training for the Festive 500 & Joe's new Scott Scale RC 900 World Cup
- 5 tips for tackling a long-distance ride
If you’re undertaking this challenge in the northern hemisphere, then you’ve got all the trappings of winter to contend with as well as the mileage. Namely, icy weather and lots of darkness.
In the latest episode, the guys share how they got on with the challenge. Expect drama, carnage, and lots and lots of cake.
Did you attempt the Rapha Festive 500 this year? If you have any tips, or advice for long rides, let us know in the comments.