I didn’t do much riding last month as life admin and sinusitis got in the way.Read More »
Something that 2016 taught me was that things don’t always go to plan, and you just need to roll with it.Read More »
On Tuesday I signed up for the Ronde Van Vlaanderen 130km sportive for the 2nd year, my third time there…I’m not too worried this time as I know what to expect, the challenge will be to improve my time, and not eat any mayo as it made me very ill!! Today I’ve signed up for […]
One of the guys I ride with persuaded me to enter the ‘Ard Rock Enduro. So I was nominated to enter 6 of us at 6.30am this morning, except of course couldn’t get tickets for the actual Enduro, so we’re having to do the Sprint instead! I guess I do at least have some time […]
In August I decided to sign up for the Red Bull Fox Hunt, having had to miss it the last 2 years due to work/timing. As I had never raced before I thought perhaps a large one off event might be a good way to try it out.Read More »
In 2015 I went to the Girls at Moelfre weekend organised by Lucy Lucyslifeandbikes . So when I saw that Lucy was organising a Girls at Llangollen day I thought ‘what the hell!’ despite having heard that the runs there are really pretty hard!Read More »
This day started with crazy singletrack roads with 23% – 13% hills and switchbacks that required 1st gear. Until today I have only used 1st gear for parking and a couple of traffic light hill starts! Cheers Satnav!Read More »
I’d been looking forward to this weekend as a bit of a panacea to the road riding that had taken up several weekends.
Essentially it was a weekend put on by Bikepark Wales with workshops, coaching and rides lead by Tracy Moseley. I have to admit I was a bit excited simply coz Tracy was going to be there, I’m a bit of a fan!Read More »
You might remember quite a while ago I posted that I had decided to challenge myself, by signing up for the Ronde Van Vlaanderen 129km Cyclo.
Well, that was on the 2nd April, and…. I did it!Read More »
I’m still playing catch up having been out of sorts, and as I haven’t done much riding I really got out of the habit of getting my thoughts written down, so here’s what I managed in the first three months of the year – warning, quite a long read today!Read More »