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The 2019 Event; An Organiser’s Account In Words and Pictures.

Friday Night at the Tour After a very successful Prologue Ride in January, we were all really looking forward to the 2019 main event and I thought everyone involved, cyclists and volunteers, might enjoy browsing through a relaxed recap, so here goes. Friday Night at...

Duke of Edinburgh coaching

Daniel Bamsey, who is working hard to achieve his DofE Bronze award spent a couple of hours learning bicycle maintenance recently.  Peter Walker, the Tour of Pembrokeshire's Organiser, showed Daniel how to carry out a complete pre-ride safety check.  Peter was able to...

Tour jersey down under.

Rhys Lewis, who enjoys riding the Tour of Pembrokeshire, has recenty taken part in his first duathalon down-under in New Zealand.  It was the first of three races in the Canterbury Duathalon series and it took place in Rolleston, near Christchurch, on Sunday 8th June....

Friday Night At The Tour

Come along to our pre-Tour warm up evening on Friday the 17th of May 2019 from 5pm at Tour HQ Crug Glas. There's plenty to see and do. It’s your chance to immerse yourself in the Tour on the evening before the big event. Listen to speakers, take a look at...

Velindre Cancer Trust

In February this year Emma Clark trekked in the Helambu region of highland villages in Nepal, situated about 80 km from Kathmandu to raise money for one of our beneficiaries; Velindre Cancer Trust.  She was part of a group of the charity's fundraisers and was...

A spin around the Paul Ties 106 mile route

A Tour route report I help with the promotion of the Tour of Pembrokeshire and put together many of the videos and photographs that riders see in the run up to the Tour and as a result don’t often get to ride the long route on the day. So I like to get out and ride...

Pure West Radio appointed as Digital Media Partner

We’re delighted to announce that Pure West Radio have been appointed as our Digital Media Partner and will be broadcasting live from Crug Glas on the 18th May. The team at Pure West Radio are really enthusiastic about the Tour of Pembrokeshire and as the station is...

Simon Warren’s Cycling Climbs of Pembrokeshire

Cycling Climbs of Pembrokeshire - a road cyclist's guide by Simon Warren Of all the parts of Wales this is the one I’ve visited the least, in fact I’d only previously spent a single day here whilst researching my guide to the climbs of Wales, so when Peter Walker, the...

Crys Melyn Road Cycling Coaching Weekends

Road Cycling Coaching Weekends - Build your confidence in cycling techniques and mechanics The Tour of Pembrokeshire has partnered up with Crys Melyn Cycling to offer road cycling coaching weekends in the heart of the Pembrokeshire National...

Guest Speaker at Tour

Friday Evening 17th May. We are delighted that Maria Leijerstam is joining us for the 2019 Tour of Pembrokeshire and will be riding with our Patron, Tori James and giving a talk the evening before, entitled Keep The Pedals Turning. Maria loves to ride her bike so much...

Pink and Powerful

A winter ride on a not so winter bike. Tom Walker of InnerFight Dubai was back in the UK recently and with his knowledge of the Tour of Pembrokeshire routes and the enjoyment he gets riding fast bikes, we invited him to ride the new Bullfinch RC44 Disc around its...

Nuts In May

Last year I was contacted by a gentleman who had been inspired to ride The Tour of Pembrokeshire during a rather anxious spell in hospital. He wanted to know the precise details of the Paul Sartori 25 mile route so that he could attempt it prior to the actual event......

Carningli Nights Out

Saturday 18th May, 7.30pm at Bluestone Brewing Company. Carningli Nights Out presents their second event with Michael Chapman performing at the Brewery this May after the Tour of Pembrokeshire. “Michael Chapman was never just a singer-songwriter – his gritty brand of...

February Ride-out report

The first Ride-out of the year attracted a manageable group of riders who gathered at the Melin Tregwynt Roadstead for a hill coaching and training session. Riders where instructed on efficient hill-climbing techniques, safe bike handling, bike control and...

Belle’s Story

Haverfordwest Ladies Circle is raising funds to help support an amazing 9 year old girl called Belle Curran who is on the waiting list for a lung transplant. We would love as much support as possible to provide inspirational Belle with funds to support her needs, as...