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Sensational Sardinia

Sardinia is, quite simply, one of the finest mountain bike destinations in Europe. The perfect Mediterranean climate is just the tip of the iceberg and years of rural activity have crafted a network o

Last Updated: 16 April 2014

Natasha takes on the Nationals!

Regular Skedaddle rider, Natasha Barry, recently took part in the first MTB National Series race of the season. Here’s how it went: National Series 1 – Braintree Iwona and I met up on the

Last Updated: 16 April 2014

Hell of the North-East – done and dusted

Saturday morning at early o’clock and there’s a hardy bunch of cyclists waiting to be let in to The Hub to get a speedy caffeine fix. There’s an air of excitement and slight trepidat

Last Updated: 15 April 2014

Sardinia Coast to Coast: A mountain biking paradise!

Boasting beautiful white sandy beaches and rocky, mountainous inland’s, Sardinia is a real gem for mountain bikers who seek a more exotic trip abroad! Our coast to coast trip gives you a fantast

Last Updated: 15 April 2014

Fitness & Fantastic Food in the Pyrenees

Last Updated: 14 April 2014

Gently Does It…..

Thinking about your summer holidays? Then our leisure and family holidays in Germany, Austria and Switzerland showcase the very best in gentle paced tours. Be prepared to be seduced by tranquil seclud

Last Updated: 14 April 2014

Adventures in the Alps

We have a range of trips in the French Alps which have been designed to appeal to a wide variety of rider. So whether you’re new to mountain riding and keen to sample your first Tour de France cols or

Last Updated: 11 April 2014

Secrets of Sardinia…

As our 2014 European season grows nearer, I’ve been reflecting on what was another fantastic year of mountain biking in Sardinia. I hope you enjoy this little collection of some of our favourite snaps

Last Updated: 07 April 2014

Skedaddle’s Monthly Competition

We love getting your feedback, stories, songs, poems, photos and videos about your Skedaddle holidays. They give us a great sense of pride, and now we want to give something back to you. Our monthly c

Last Updated: 07 April 2014

Raleigh Reflections: celebrating 127 years!

This year the iconic Raleigh celebrates its 127th birthday and to celebrate they have launched a new website, compiling photos, stories and memories or former Raleigh workers through the ages. This we

Last Updated: 04 April 2014

Gearing up for final Gorrick instalment…

With summer fast approaching so is the last Gorrick Spring Series of the season (how time flys!) which will be held at Porridge Pot Hill in Surrey on Sunday 13 April. This event will mark the end of a

Last Updated: 04 April 2014

Our Pick of Portugal and The Azores

It seems the Azores and Portugal are the places to cycle this year, with lots of you choosing these destinations for your 2014 Skedaddle holiday. We’ve three superb self guided leisure cycling trips t

Last Updated: 02 April 2014

Can You Hear the Drums Ernesto?

We’ve had some different entries for our monthly competition, but few have got the entire group involved as much as this one, which came in from a group who joined us in Chile and Argentina recently.

Last Updated: 01 April 2014

Azores: A green and bubbling land

Our family trip to the Azores was featured this weekend in The Daily Mail by writer, David Williams, who took his family along for a fantastic trip to this small volcanic island located in the Atlanti

Last Updated: 01 April 2014

Skedaddle Customer Loyalty Scheme

We love the fact that you keep coming back for more…seems there’s no stopping some folks! So we thought it was about time that we gave you a little thank-you present for your support over the years. W

Last Updated: 01 April 2014

February Competition Winner: Morocco Strikes Again!

Congratulations to Mark Cobby and Moira Hamilton  from Bristol, who scooped the February Skedaddle competition prize and a whooping £250.00 to spend on a trip of their choice. Mark’s been a regular ov

Last Updated: 01 April 2014

Gorrick the Third: Rain, mud and a herd of antelopes…

Sunday 23 March saw the third Gorrick spring series race take place on a typically cold and rainy British day (who’d have thought it…). This didn’t dampen the spirits of the riders t

Last Updated: 28 March 2014

Bag yourself a Spring bargain!

Easyjet have just announced over 100,000 cheap seats leaving throughout May 2014 to some top destinations across Europe, some of which are as low as £29.00 p/p (one way.) If you are strapped for cash

Last Updated: 28 March 2014

The Border Raid: MTB XC Endurance Test

Attention all you mountain biking fans out there, we’ve got a fantastic new endurance test for you! Located in the stunning Kielder forest and dubbed, The Border Raid, this charity event (proceeds go

Last Updated: 27 March 2014

Scottish Singletrack Adventures

Looking to enjoy the wild and dramatic scenery of Scotland this year whilst taking on some of the UK’s best mountain biking? We have 3 Scottish trips ranging from our grade 3 Hebridean Explorer 

Last Updated: 26 March 2014

After a long day in the saddle…..

We know how important a great place to stay is after a day on the bike and we pride ourselves on providing hand-picked accommodation that showcases the style and hospitality of the areas you’ll visit

Last Updated: 24 March 2014

Get Creative with our Customer Competition

Our monthly competition for the best trip story has been running for just over a year now (launched at the start of 2013) and so far we’ve had some fantastic entries from trips all over the world. We

Last Updated: 21 March 2014

Pedal a little further this summer…

If you’re looking to travel a little bit further afield this summer then we have a great selection of long haul trips to choose from. Whether you’re a serious roadie, a singletrack fanatic

Last Updated: 21 March 2014

Easy Tiger…

Looking for a gently paced tour during the summer months? Then our self-guided leisure and family holidays in mainland Europe await your wheels. Austria, Germany and Switzerland showcase the very best

Last Updated: 21 March 2014

Guides Week 2014: Peddlin’ Prowess in Penrith

Here at Skedaddle, we pride ourselves on how fantastic our guides are, although yes, we’re maybe slightly biased Each year we organise a get together where we get all the guides from around the

Last Updated: 19 March 2014

Skedaddle pedals into the future with new app

Cue drumroll please…Skedaddle is proud to announce the arrival of its new app for android phones! We know what busy lives you all must lead and sometimes accessing a computer isn’t always

Last Updated: 19 March 2014

What goes up must come down

Reaching the summit provides a huge sense of satisfaction. You can look down and see the road or trail winding out beneath you and know you have got there entirely through your own physical efforts. I

Last Updated: 18 March 2014

3rd Times a Charm – Gorrick Round 3 Spring Series

Spring is finally on its way and what better way to celebrate than getting out this weekend and enjoying some mountain biking fun! Feeling inspired? Lucky for you we’ve got a great one-day event that

Last Updated: 17 March 2014

Bike and Barge your way through Holland

If there ever was a cycle friendly country then it has to be Holland! It has twice as many bikes as cars and with almost every Dutch person owning a bike, what better stamp of approval could there be

Last Updated: 14 March 2014

Italy – Cilento and The Amalfi Coast – Get the guides view…

Brand new for 2014 is our Cilento and Amalfi Coast Leisure Cycling Holiday – if you’re thinking of booking and you need a bit of convincing then let Lieven our guide for this stunning part

Last Updated: 13 March 2014

Hurray for The Cycle HUB!

Yesterday at Skedaddle HQ we received some pretty unexpected and exciting news…The Cycle HUB (our café and bike hire centre) where our office is based was  named by The Guardian as one of the top 10 c

Last Updated: 13 March 2014

Skedaddle Family Cycling Holidays in the Independent

Many thanks to Sophie Lam @sophielamtravel for including our French Cycling Holiday in an article in today’s i Magazine - 5 Ways to…Take A Cycling Holiday Here’s what she said…

Last Updated: 12 March 2014

2 Days – 2 Countries – 4 Counties: The Newcastleton Sportive Returns

Taking place during the weekend of the 5th/6th of April, the fantastic Newcastleton Sportive returns for a third year and Saddle Skedaddle will once again be on hand to provide support and answers to

Last Updated: 11 March 2014

When They’re Gone They’re Gone!

As much as we try, sometimes there just isn’t any space available and ‘packing you in like Sardines’ just isn’t very Skedaddle. We try our hardest not to disappoint you, but there are certain trips th

Last Updated: 11 March 2014

Top 5 tips for enjoying your family cycling holiday…

Now in its second year, our family range of cycling holidays, offers a variety of guided and self-guided trips in the UK and Europe as well as Morocco, Peru and Costa Rica. Skedaddle’s family cy

Last Updated: 07 March 2014

French Leisure Cycling – What’s Your French Fancy?

What’s Your French Fancy? Our French self-guided cycling holidays are all about good food, comfortable accommodation and beautiful cycling routes which create a memorable cycling holiday experie

Last Updated: 07 March 2014

The Hairy Bikers head to Japan and check out Kyoto

Local North East lads the Hairy Bikers recently completed their most adventurous road trip yet. In the next episode of The Hairy Bikers’ Asian Adventure, (BBC 2 – Thursday, 6 March – 8pm G

Last Updated: 05 March 2014

Winners of Skedaddle’s Monthly Competition Announced…

Wow – We had a massive response to our Skedaddle Competition for the best story / video / photos and blog content and recently narrowed it down to four people who’d all won an individual monthly

Last Updated: 04 March 2014

Fancy Working at Skedaddle?

If you think you’ve got what it takes to work for Saddle Skedaddle then here’s out latest vacancy… Tour Administrator – Fair Trade Holidays             Description Saddle Skeda

Last Updated: 03 March 2014

Ten Reasons to Visit the Azores

Check out this recent video that Visit Azores have published with the Top Ten Reasons for visiting the Azores. Of course cycling is in the mix, amongst lots of other amazing things to do there and you

Last Updated: 03 March 2014

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