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Derby Day.

Today is Derby Day
And I’m off to meet Harry
No prince he, neither unhinged
Nor unkinged
But my fathers brother
55 years on.

First off… 189 more words


11 days to go.... Rescue Ramble 2014

Got a free day on the 13th September 2014 and fancy a day walking around the gorgeous countryside of the Holme Valley in Huddersfield?? Fancy doing so on behalf of the local Mountain Rescue Team to help raise a bit of money for their Headquarters appeal? 146 more words

Other Travels

Peak District.

New illustration print in my shop, inspired by the scenery in the Derbyshire Peak District.



Today, the pup and I had a day out at Chatsworth. We saw a few things at the country fair, then wandered round the garden for a few hours. 124 more words


Cut Gate Special

This really was a journey to hell and back, all 22 miles of it. Out again with Sam for the first ‘wilderness’ ride on the Canyon and possibly the last of the summer. 524 more words


Peak District Cycle and Ale Celebration

So I have been over in the UK for about a month and will be heading back to Oz next week. Whilst I am over, working, I have also been taking the opportunity to get in some exercise. 478 more words


Je Déteste Des Collines

I wrote a post about making hilly routes instead of doing hill reps. Alas… It didn’t upload and has vanished into the electric ether.

Instead here’s some pics of the route, which ended up as 9ish miles with 2400′ of ascent, all of which was rocky technical nonsense!