Race blog No1

By Lian van Leeuwen for SRMRNo1 There’s always a first. On August 18, early in the morning (GMT+6), ninety-eight riders embarked on the inaugural PEdAL ED Silk Road Mountain Race. It might be the new kid on the block in the field of ...

Bike Recommendations for SRMR No1

Ed Shoote from welovemountains.net has been to a fair few wild locations over the years so when he says that Kyrgyzstan remains one of his favourite places to ride bikes, you know that that’s saying something! He was there a few weeks ...

The Route for SRMR No1.

This is a blog post that I’ve been meaning to write for a while now, to talk about how the route for SRMR No1. took shape, the work involved and the people that contributed to the final result. There were some fantastic people along ...

SRMR Provisional Start List

With deposit payments all sorted we’re now ready to share with you the provisional start list for the inaugural edition of the Silk Road Mountain Race! We plan to add a little more information on riders on the website in time, possibly ...

Silk Road Mountain Race No.1: The entry process

Let us first say that it was fantastic to see so many serious, experienced riders send in an application for the inaugural edition of the Silk Road Mountain Race. We think that it is a testament to how this community has grown that ...

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