Category Archives: Vätternrundan

Vätternrundan – a nice read for a winter’s evening


A slightly edited version of this article appeared in Cycling Plus in September 2011. I was contractually not allowed to republish it for a period…and then I forgot. And then I remembered again. So, as a Christmas treat for you … Continue reading

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Vätternrundan update and pics


I’ve been meaning to post this all week, having got back from Sweden last Tuesday. Vätternrundan turned out to be a fantastic event – even better than I’d hoped. Wonderful organisation, a lovely ride, great people and a really laid-back vibe. … Continue reading

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Seven weeks in Sweden obviously wasn’t enough


Whilst we were making our way through Sweden we heard from a few people about an incredible cycling event which takes place each summer. Vätternrundan (pronounced vet-turn-rund-an) starts from the city of Motala in central Sweden. Every year, thousands of cyclists … Continue reading

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At the risk of being a bore….


Another five star review, and the first on Amazon.com as opposed to .uk. This one’s from grumps limousin who says: “I bought this book looking for information on the Eurovelo 7. I’d recommend it to anyone. So wonderfully funny that … Continue reading

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