Continental

    The Rapha Continental began in the US in 2007 as an antidote to the clinical aspects of road racing. It was conceived as a more creative expression of road riding, with the belief that you don’t need to pin a race number on to experience the pleasure that comes from tough rides. From the start, the Continental has been about exploring the road less travelled, discovering those things you only find out on the open road with your fellow riders. It’s about that sense of camaraderie that comes from sharing the effort and the adventure of meeting new places and people along the way.

    In documenting their experiences the riders of the Continental created an inspiring online journal of films, photography, ride maps and cue sheets. Six years later, the Rapha Continental has become a global journey, with rides now being documented in the UK, Japan, Australia, Europe and southeast Asia.

    Join us in 2015, in North America and around the world, as the Rapha Continental continues to discover the road less travelled.

  1. The Snowys Trailer

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    <iframe src=“http://player.vimeo.com/video/45241873?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ffffff” width=“540” height=“304” frameborder=“0” webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen> Next week sees the release of The Snowys, the second film from The Rapha Continental Australia. The Snowy Mountains, the ‘Snowys’ of…

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  2. Hidden Europe

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    <iframe src=“http://player.vimeo.com/video/66896482?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ffffff” width=“540” height=“304” frameborder=“0” webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen> Last summer saw the first exploit of the European Rapha Continental, with a visit to Bohemia in the Czech Republic finishing atop…

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  3. Satchel Ride Teaser

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    <iframe src=“http://player.vimeo.com/video/55065040” width=“540” height=“281” frameborder=“0” webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen> “By the time we had delivered the satchel to Sydney, we had retraced a unique route, crossing three states to arrive exhausted…

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  4. Rapha Continental Bohemia Trailer

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    Bohemia. An area in the Czech Republic bordered largely by Germany and Poland to the west and the north, and to a lesser degree, Austria to the south. One of those regions is České Švýcarsko, a place of extreme natural beauty better known for rock climbing and hiking than for two-wheeled journeys.

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