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#mycyclingweekend - Get up those hills!

This #mycyclingweekend we want to see you climbing! Send us photos of your local or most favourite inclines and you could win some swag!

Seeing as the sun's out, it's time to pretend. Find your nearest hill, whack on your thinnest jersey, close your eyes and imagine you're on the side of a mountain in the south of France.

That's the dream, right? Well if it is, then it's time to share it with us.

Show us your local Mont Ventoux. Share that hill you race yourself up every day with us. We want to see them.

Certainly, your hills don't have to be as spectacular as Instagram user mi.masl's, really anything will do.

That's not to say we can't appreciate the beauty in Italian mountain passes or the Col d'Izoard featured in the photo below.





We don't have any Cols near us here at We do have some humble but rather lovely local hills which we ride regularly. Here's a little teaser:



#mycyclingweekend View of my saddle - slightly earlier on Sunday afternoon

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Of course, though, we know that riding's not all about testing ourselves in the mountains. Some of us fancy ourselves Mark Cavendish-a-likes and some of us live in places where the hills really aren't a thing.

Not to worry if your area isn't vertically endowed, we love all #mycylingweekend photos. Just send them our way!

You know the score. Simply upload your shot to Instagram or Twitter with the #mycyclingweekend hashtag included in the caption and you'll be in with a shot of winning some socks!

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