Inspiration & Education

The Col Collective – Passo Giau (Selva di Cadore)


I guess it was only a matter of time before we’d awaken to a tearful sky, up until this point we’d definitely had lady […]

The Col Collective – Mont Ventoux (Bedoin)


Sometimes mother nature deals you a joker card and other times a hand full of aces. After three days in the Pyrénées, The Col […]

The Col Collective – Passo Gavia (Ponte di Legno)


I’m not sure what it is that excites me so much about the Passo Gavia, perhaps it’s the iconic snowy images of Andy Hampsten […]

The Col Collective – Col d’Aubisque


The first ever climb that we filmed as part of The Col Collective, on June 16th 2014, so for that reason alone an ascent […]

The Col Collective – Passo dello Stelvio


As the highest road pass in Italy, standing proud at 2,758 metres, the Passo dello Stelvio needs very little introduction. From Prato its 48 […]

The Col Collective – Col du Galibier


So this is quite a momentous (and if the truth be known nervous) occasion for us and we’re proud to present the very first […]

The Col Collective – Col du Glandon

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Once upon a time there was a guy who thought it would be fun to ride 677km non-stop from Évian-les-Bains to Nice across the […]

The Col Collective – Alpe d’Huez


If the truth be known I owe a lot to the rockstar ascent that is Alpe d’Huez, along with its equally impressive neighbours the […]

The Col Collective

There’s no denying it, I have quite a fascination (or could that be obsession?) with the mountains. Each has its own unique challenge and […]