Nature Ride Niseko

Last Sunday in fantastic summer weather the inaugural Nature Ride Niseko cycling event was held. This event caters to road cyclists and has four courses 30km, 60km, 110km and 200km. There were over 100 entrants.

110km course

110km course

Pre ride briefing

Pre ride briefing

Below is a short video of the 110km ride shot with a Go Pro 2.

Nature Ride Niseko – 110km

Resting in Toyako with the 110km group leaders

Resting in Toyako with the 110km group leaders

A rest stop, 7 July 2013

A rest stop, 7 July 2013

The event was well catered for with regular rest stops with drinks provided.

Talking it over

Talking it over

Scenic riding between Kimobestu and Kyogoku

Scenic riding between Kimobestu and Kyogoku

The long way home, 7 July 2013

The long way home, 7 July 2013

Kimura-san leading the charge for home

Kimura-san leading the charge for home

Powering uphill

Powering uphill

Unfortunately i ran out of powder on the final leg home. Luckily for me this was my only problem. I get my bike regularly serviced at Rhythm Cycles and it ran like a dream for the whole ride.

The hard facts

The hard facts

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