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NEW 2015 Tour de Test Valley x CALM x VANS jersey available NOW!

Hi everyone! Check out the brand spanking new (and rather spiffing we think) 2015 event jersey. With a retro feel and a nod to legendary cyclists and style icons like Eddie Merckx, we’re pretty chuffed with it. The jerseys RRP at £40, great value for a really quality shirt. We hope you like it! ALL

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A massive massive thank you from everyone at NTdTV!

Hello there! First and foremost a HUMONGOUS THANK YOU for coming and riding the 2nd ever Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley. We had over 920 registered riders which is incredible, ourselves and CALM are incredibly grateful for your support and effort! You made it another truly memorable day and provided such a friendly, special atmosphere.

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Rider Times & Event photo’s live now!

Hi everyone! Just quickly – a truly humongous thank you from all of us at Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley, it was an incredible day and made so special by you guys. We can’t thank you enough for coming and riding, and raising crucial money for CALM in there plight to tackle male suicide and

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Bonjour! Well here we are, the big day has finally rolled back into town, the second ever Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley on Saturday 20th September is only a week away.  This ‘riders brief’ contains all the crucial information you need for the day. Please read it carefully.  Firstly a hugely sincere thank you for

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Hey everyone! Only 10 days to go! Hope you’re ready, we are.. nearly! Just to let you know a full ‘riders brief’ with all the important info for the day will be sent out to you registered email this Friday. Please keep an eye out, the info will also be posted on this site. Any

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NEWSFLASH!! BRAND SPANKING NEW ‘Ride On Nelly’ Cycle Jersey!

IMPORTANT NEWSFLASH!! STILL A FEW LEFT – EMAIL YOUR ORDER THROUGH ASAP. PLEASE BRING CASH OR CHEQUE ON THE DAY. We’re really stoked to launch the brand spanking new ‘Ride On Nelly’ 2014 cycle jersey, in collaboration with CALM and VANS. Hope you like it, we’re really chuffed with it! We are doing a LIMITED

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IMPORTANT! Enter now, last 50 places for ONLINE ENTRY!!

Hello there! IMPORTANT NEWS. As of today (Thu 14th August) we are down to our last 50 ONLINE ENRTY places. If you want to guarantee your place on the ride PLEASE enter NOW, there will only be very limited spaces available on the day. We will also be launching a NEW CYCLE JERSEY in

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IMPORTANT NEWS: 2014 Event latest

Hello there! Just a quick few bits of important news. It’s crazy how time flies, we’re only 8 weeks until the second Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley sportive rolls out of Hampshire, we can’t wait to welcome you back to the stunning Test Valley and hopefully give you another cracking day in the saddle. A

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2013 video highlights & rider testimonials

Hello there… If you haven’t seen it already, and you need any convincing to enter Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley – have a gander at this video from last year. Hopefully it inspires you to reach for your bike, get entered in the ride and join us on September 20th. If this isn’t enough to

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Enter 2014 Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley now!

Hello there! Hope this mail finds you really well and gearing up for a good Christmas, and with the sore legs and backsides of Nelson’s Tour de Test Valley back in Sept a distant – but hopefully good memory! It was a truly amazing day and together you helped us raise an incredible £60,000 for

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