One of the most anticipated races on the calendar unfolded just over a week ago and what a thrill it was to see the world's best riders battling it out in deepest, darkest Kyrgyzstan. It wasn't without its perils for most and we'll likely hear more as riders finish.
Paris-Brest-Paris has been and gone but the memories will live on until the next edition in four years' time. The Concours de Machines competition is a particular highlight showcasing the skills and craftsmanship of builders around the world who specialise in bicycles built for brevets.
We're already looking forward to a full calendar of exciting racing next year. Let us know if you have feedback on 2019, so that we can build a bigger, better year for all you dotwatchers around the world.