Bon Voyage!

BIKE POSTER LOGOTomorrow our intrepid team of Smiths News cyclists head to St Pancras for their Eurostar trip under the Channel and a taste of ‘le cyclisme’ the French way!

To help the team on their way and wish them a ‘bon voyage’, here’s a quick English-French dictionary of words and phrases guaranteed to ensure their trip’s a success…

  • Can you bring us four beers? – Apportez-nous quatre bières, s’il vous plaît?
  • Bicycle – Vélo ou bicyclette (the choice is yours!)
  • Keep up! – Allez, allez!
  • I’m lost, where is… (insert destination of your choice) – Je suis perdu, où est… (insérer la destination de votre choix)
  • Lunch – Baguette
  • Main group – Peloton
  • Ow! – Aïe!
  • Phew! – Ouf!
  • Puncture – Crevaison
  • Puncture repair kit – Trousse anti-crevaison
  • Ready, Steady, Go! – Prêts! Feu! Partez!
  • Who do you think I am, Bradley Wiggins? Qui pensez-vous que je suis, Bradley Wiggins?

Have a great time everyone and here’s to you meeting all your fundraising goals!

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One Response to Bon Voyage!

  1. Mark Cashmore, Chief Executive says:

    Good luck to everyone taking part this weekend. May the ride be a dry one!

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