We had a great time in Mallorca, Spain for our 3rd annual Mallorca Cycling Camp. Here are a few pictures from our week of riding bikes, eating great food and exploring an amazing island.

View of Sa Callobra. This is an epic descent and an amazing climb on a bike.

View of Sa Callobra. This is an epic descent and an amazing climb on a bike.

Our cycling home base in Mallorca, Spain

Our cycling home-base in Mallorca, Spain

Climbing on the lower slopes of el Sa Callobra climb.

Climbing on the lower slopes of el Sa Callobra climb.

Morning light. The bikes are ready to ride.

Morning light. The bikes are ready to ride.

Jero's home-made paella made fresh for our crew when we returned from our ride.

Jero’s home-made paella made fresh for our crew when we returned from our ride.

Another summited col in Mallorca

Another summited col in Mallorca

On our way to another big day of climbing in Mallorca.

On our way to another big day of climbing in Mallorca.

Jero and her masterpiece

Jero and her masterpiece

The Cycling House Mallorca Crew. Photo Credit Brian Frank/Hammer Nutrition

The Cycling House Mallorca Crew. Photographer: Tony, Photo Credit: Brian Frank/Hammer Nutrition

Our back yard in Mallorca, Spain. The perfect place to relax after a day of cycling.

Our back yard in Mallorca, Spain. The perfect place to relax after a day of cycling.

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Our home-base for the week in Mallorca

Staff

Guides: Our staff roster this year was nearly the same crew as before which made for a deep knowledge of the rides and island culture. Brendan Halpin was The Cycling House camp director. Ken Whelpdale was the lead guide, translator and advisor for anything and everything Mallorca. Ken’s wife, Magda was also thoroughly involved in makings sure everybody had a great experience.  Owen Gue was a guide and filled in wherever he was needed.

Support Driver: Tony was the ultimate support driver out on the roads. He kept us hydrated and fed all day, everyday.

Chef: Jero (Madre) was the full-time cook this year and put out amazing food for our group everyday. She’s a Mallorca native which allowed our group to experience a variety of tasty, traditional spanish dishes.

The Cycling House Guides for the week. An All-Star Team: Ken Whelpdale (L), Brendan Halpin and Owen Gue

The Cycling House Guides for the week. An All-Star Team: Ken Whelpdale (L), Brendan Halpin and Owen Gue

 

 

Brendan teaching Owen Spanish the hard way

Brendan teaching Owen Spanish the hard way

Tony, the ultimate support driver.

Tony, the ultimate support driver.

 

On our way to the Formentor

 

We are running 3 cycling camps in Mallorca in 2014. We still have some spots available so feel free to drop us a line to reserve your spot today.