Kicking off in 1984 with a slight field of seven competitors, Roc d’Azur has grown into one of the world’s largest mountain bike events, with over 25 races, 150,000 visitors over five days, a Eurobike-style test camp, a sprawling expo of bike brands from around the globe, and a host of other events.
If not riding then I'm writing, or quite possibly cooking something. I play bass with nine-and-a-half fingers, eat vegetables and fruit, and prefer movement as frequently as possible. I find discomforts and challenges more useful than most things, particularly what emerges from them. If I died and could return as anything, I would choose a camp fire.
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