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London Wales London 2018

This is the third time I’ve done LWL (or Severn Across, as was), so I shan’t bore you with ALL the details. Suffice to say, I once again missed my target of getting back before 9pm – this time due to sheer stupidity and deciding to wear in a brand new pair of kicks. 1,422 more words

Back on the Bike

Well, it’s been a while since I broke my collar bone in June last year, It’s all gone wrong! and it has been a long journey getting back on the bike again with any sort of consistency. 317 more words



Almost half past 4, officially open.

We wait.

Stroll up the street to cable tie AUK Control signs to lamp posts. Wander back to the sports club… 838 more words

Green and Yellow Fields 5th May 2018

I decided I ought to have at least one ride in my RRtY that wasn’t a minimum distance. This ride is a bit of a calendar classic and starts post curry at midnight (12.01 on Saturday morning). 773 more words


Boogie in Strathbogie Success

Endurance riding is a funny thing. You (almost) always start off the ride feeling so good, because the pacing is easy. But it’s important to understand the method behind the madness. 2,792 more words


Paris & Moscow in the Spring 200m audax

It’s the NFL draft on Thursday, and I get an hour’s sleep before getting up again at 01:00. I watch up to the 17th pick in the first round – around 03:00 – and fall asleep before rising for work at 07:45. 1,976 more words

Merse and Moors 300km Audax

As part of our training for the Lang Way Doon, we decided to ride the Merse and Moors audax. We are gradually increasing the length of our training rides, and the warmer, drier weather makes it much easier to spend a whole day in the saddle. 1,133 more words