Preparation

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No. Description Type bike / luggage who quantity Rating check off Comment
1 Bike bike ride kit self single Essential
2 Bike Computer bike ride kit self single Essential spare batteries / charger
3 Bike GPS bike ride kit share single Essential spare batteries / charger
4 Camelbak bike ride kit self single Essential disinfectant
5 Energy Food bike ride kit self 8 days Essential
6 Heart Rate Monitor bike ride kit self single Essential
7 Sense of Humour bike ride kit share 8 days Essential
8 Water Bottles bike ride kit self single Essential disinfectant
9 Whistle bike ride kit self single Essential
10 Bike Locking cable camp luggage self single Optional
11 Camera camp ride kit share single Optional spare batteries / charger / chips
12 Cash & cards camp luggage self few Essential
13 Ear plugs camp luggage self single Optional sleep easy
14 ID Document camp luggage self single Essential
15 ID Photographs camp luggage self single Essential
16 Music Player camp luggage self single Optional
17 Phone & charger camp luggage self single Essential spare batteries / charger
18 Pillow (inflatable) camp luggage self single Essential
19 Sleeping Bag camp luggage self single Essential
20 Torch (Head) camp luggage self single Optional Load fresh batteries & carry spares
21 Waste Bags camp luggage share few Optional
22 Cycle Shirts clothes luggage self 8 days Essential
23 Cycle Shorts clothes luggage self 8 days Essential
24 Cycle under-shirts clothes luggage self single Optional
25 Fleece clothes luggage self pair Optional
26 Gloves clothes luggage self 4 days Essential Spare in case of loss
27 Helmet clothes luggage self single Essential
28 Jacket – rain clothes luggage self single Essential
29 Minimal Casual Clothes clothes luggage self 8 days Essential
30 Shoes clothes luggage self pair Essential
31 Socks clothes luggage self 8 days Essential
32 Sun glasses clothes luggage self single Essential
33 Thermal Shirt clothes luggage self single Essential
34 Towel clothes luggage self single Essential get a quick dry, high tech towel
35 Anti-inflammatory medical ride kit share box Essential
36 Cream – Chaffing medical luggage self single Essential Test before hand
37 Cream – Cortisone medical luggage self single Essential
38 Eye Drops medical luggage share single Essential
39 First Aid Kit medical ride kit share pack Essential
40 Imodium medical ride kit share box Essential
41 Medical Insurance Card medical luggage self single Essential
42 Muscle Rub medical luggage share box Essential
43 Pain Killers medical ride kit share box Essential
44 Rehydrate medical luggage share box Optional
45 Space Blanket medical ride kit self single Essential
46 Sunscreen medical luggage share single Essential
47 Supplements medical luggage self 8 days Optional
48 Toiletries medical luggage self 8 days Essential Minimise
49 Brake Cable parts ride kit share single Optional
50 Brake Pads parts ride kit self pair Essential Bike specific part
51 Camelbak spares parts luggage share single Optional
52 Chain parts ride kit share single Essential
53 Chain Pins parts ride kit share few Essential SRAM Power-Links are best by a mile
54 Hanger Plate parts ride kit self single Essential Bike specific part
55 Jockey wheels parts ride kit self pair Essential Bike specific part
56 Pedal Cleat Bolts parts ride kit self pair Essential
57 Pedal Cleats parts luggage self pair Essential
58 Puncture Kit parts ride kit self single Essential
59 Spokes parts luggage share 8 days Optional Bike specific part
60 Suspension Spares parts luggage share single Optional Bike specific part
61 Tubes parts ride kit share few Essential get the lightest possible but still strong
62 Tyre Gator parts luggage share pair Essential
63 Tyre Sealant & Syringe parts luggage share single Essential
64 Valves parts ride kit share few Essential
65 Bike Cleaning Kit tools luggage share kit Essential
66 Cable Cutters tools luggage share single Optional
67 Chain Lube tools ride kit share single Essential
68 Chain Tool tools ride kit share single Essential
69 Cloth Tape measure tools luggage share single Optional Bike fit, have all your measurements handy.
70 Crank Tool tools luggage share single Essential Bike specific tool
71 De-greasing Spray tools luggage share single Optional Kitchen Handy Andy Spray
72 Duct tape tools ride kit share single Optional
73 Grease tools luggage share single Optional
74 Multi-Tool tools ride kit share single Essential
75 Pedal wrench tools luggage share single Essential Bike specific tool
76 Super-glue tools ride kit share single Essential
77 Suspension Pump tools luggage share single Optional
78 Tyre Pump & Bombs tools ride kit share single Essential
79 Zip Ties tools ride kit share few Optional