Taming the Tourmalet

Shooting Cycling Events on the Continent

I’ve had the pleasure of photographing corporate cycling events for boutique cycle touring and clothing company EchappĂ©e whose team of guides (mainly former pro cyclists), soigniers and mechanics led clients over some of the most iconic passes in the Pyrenees and the Italian Alps – a line up of legendary ascents that included the Col du Soulor, the Col d’Aubisque, the Tourmalet, the Mortirolo, Passo Gavia and Stelvio. Here are a few images: