To add just that bit more difficulty, Josh decided to fly into Dubai and ride 515km to the race start over two rides. What's more, is he did the first 310km ride at an average speed of over 30kmh... Unreal... Oh and he also bagged the KOM on the brutal Jebel Shams climb during the race itself.
To get you all in the mood, we thought we'd share this video of Grove Bike Co'sinaugural Grove Grind 100 over in Australia - a ride comprising of "100km of rough and raw fireroads around Sydney's Northern Beaches, the home of Grove Bike Co. Scorching temps, pounding sandstone, an arvo storm and locally-brewed beers from Nomad Brewing Co to round it all out - a cracking day indeed."
It's one thing being able to develop our wheels to deliver results at World Tour events with the Canyon DHBteam, but it's equally important to look after things locally. We've been working closely with Dan Pullen of the N+1 Shop & Cafefor a couple of years now, from product testing to sales & support. He even raced on the HUNT team that won the Revolve 24-hour endurance race at Brands Hatch back in 2017.
New for 2019, Dan has launched a new team in collaboration with Lindfield Coffee Works, taking amateur local riders with ambitions of racing, and developing their skills. Speaking on the team & development program...