In my continued quest to ride the 100 climbs as found in the book by Simon Warren - 100 Greatest Cycling Climbs: A Road Cyclist's Guide to Britain's Hills - I found myself travelling up to Calderdale this week. There are some climbs that get recognition because of their elevation gain, some because of their steepness and some due to the beautiful national park surroundings. The first two climbs of my day in Calderdale get recognition due to a combination of their steepness and their jarring cobbled surface. If you're wanting to test yourself on cobbled climbs without needing to go over to Belgium or Northern France then Halifax is a fine place to start, as I soon found out. Like
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