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Audax 2014 - 100k - Winchester Winter Solstice

As a counterpoint to our summer solstice 400k to Weston-super-Mare, cycling buddy Dave and I had been planning a ride for the winter solstice (ice permitting). 450 more words


Steve Abraham/Tommy Godwin...The Unbreakable Record

The Wattmeister asks how may calories will he burn? How many watts will its take? And will it be on Strava?

Steve Abraham will attempt to cycle more than 75,000 miles in 2015 in order to break Tommy Godwin’s record set in 1939. 105 more words

A Brevet upon St Lucy's Day - 200km Audax

I’ve written about Audaxing before here mentioning how relaxed and economical they are compared to Sportives. In an effort to keep me riding good distances throughout the winter I’ve signed up to be a fully paid up member of Audax UK so I can take part in the many rides available. 831 more words


Three ways to avoid punctures

Punctures are not inevitable! There’s plenty you can do to avoid them. If you spot the broken bottle in time, you can take evasive action. But this article isn’t about that. 476 more words


BBC Adventure Show - Sore In The Saddle

As described in previous entries, the Highlands, Glens and Western Isles 1300km this summer was filmed by a TV production company for BBC2 Scotland.

This was aired on Tuesday and is available on the iPlayer link below (until the end of the year ish): 64 more words


15000 Bike Miles (24000 Km) for 2014 bring on TCR2015

I seem to have got a bit carried away this year. I set out this year to enjoy riding and finally go cycling touring whilst hoping to retain my Eastern MTB champs title. 189 more words

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Endurance Adventure bike options

So the hunt is on a new machine to go fast and long. This years monster mileage has been done on a variety of machines. It’s time to stop the constant kit changing and build up a specific mile muncher. 263 more words

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