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Great coaching and great fun!

I booked in for an individual coaching session to build my confidence and skills on my road bike... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Denyse111
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Bicycle tourism in Scotland

I visited Scotland for the first time in September. I made arrangements with Scott from Skinny... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2013
Brennan W
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Grafton, Massachusetts
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2 weeks ago
“Great coaching and great fun!”
5 Nov 2017
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Skinny Tyres offer road cycling holidays, trips and coaching in the Scottish Highlands. We offer packages for all abilities of road cyclist, with an emphasis on luxury accommodation and ensuring that all you need to think about is turning the pedals.
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Airntully Cottage, Perth PH1 4PH, Scotland
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+44 7763 013862
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked in for an individual coaching session to build my confidence and skills on my road bike from a cycling pro. Scot was fantastic; I was so nervous but he immediately put me at ease and took time to talk through things and went...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We asked Scot to help us with our itinerary and transport on our trip to Scotland in May. There were very long delays in his replies and the information only arrived as we were leaving. There was not the detail that he had promised in...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2013

I visited Scotland for the first time in September. I made arrangements with Scott from Skinny Tyres for an afternoon ride. Scott handled all of the details and made everything easy. All I had to do was to pack my bike shoes and pedals. Scott...More

Thank Brennan W
Reviewed 26 March 2013

I booked a training ride with Skinny Tyres ahead of the Etape Caledonia and it has helped immensely, not only with my preparation for the Etape but also with my cycling in general. Scot was friendly, motivating and extremely patient, and provided constant coaching and...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2013

I joined a Skinny Tyres weekend as a novice cyclist who'd signed up for the Etape Caledonia. My worries evaporated once I met the other cyclists who were just like me! Scot, Erni and Toby are outstanding coaches and, over the weekend, built my knowledge...More

Thank Karlahungryhorse
Scot T, Owner at Skinny Tyres, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2013

Thanks for your kind review. We're glad you managed to get a lot out of the weekend and we hope you do well in the Etape Caledonia. Best Scot

Reviewed 22 March 2013

The weather forecast for the Weekend of mar 16/17 was foreboding to say the least. It was not what I would ever previously have considered as having any potential for cycling. However, kitted out in great inclement weather gear from Escape Route Pitlochry and positively...More

Thank Jan O
Scot T, Owner at Skinny Tyres, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2013

Thanks for the great feedback Jan. We're glad you had a good weekend and that you learnt lots of stuff from the rides. Shame about the weather, but you definitely showed a lot of determination to ride in conditions that you've never done before Best...More

Reviewed 17 March 2013

Skinny Tyres' Etape Training Weekend gave me all I hoped for and more. Our group, including me, were all new to road cycling and more than a little anxious about the mileage, getting up hills, getting down hills, what to eat and drink, what gloves...More

Thank ADM1959
Scot T, Owner at Skinny Tyres, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2013

Glad you had a great weekend and got lots out of two of our other guides, Toby and Jon coming along on the Sunday's ride. You were flying at the end of the last day, so you'll have no worries with your ride in Malawi....More

Reviewed 1 September 2012

Being a social female rider, in a group of friends who rode the Atlantic Raid, I was unsure if I was capable of the six day cycle. Much to my surprise I found I was not out of my depth mainly because of the help...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2012

As 1 of 9 to travel to Scotland from Australia to participate in the Atlantic Raid, the Skinny Tyres crew more than exceeded our expectations. They were professional, engaging, organized and excellent cyclists. The route was challenging, rewarding and once completed, provided for wonderful bragging...More

2  Thank Max G
Reviewed 8 August 2012

I cycled with Alan C from Lands End to John O'Groats and we couldn't have done it without Scot. As a cyclist, with much more cycling experience than us, he knew exactly what was needed to make sure our trip as trouble free as it...More

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