Monthly Archives: November 2010

Coldest ride that I can remember

It was showing minus 4 when I left. I was layered up, had a Buff sealing neck, ears and head with just my cheeks and nose exposed and my Northwave Celsius boots. It was going to be a cold one … Continue reading

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Fantastic freeze

I couldn’t wait to get out this morning.  There was no way I was going to miss out on a frozen ride. If you’ve ridden in these conditions or read my blogs over the years you’ll know that there is … Continue reading

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The commuter is king

I wrote about my ride yesterday but it was only 14.8 miles. However, my commuting around town to various meetings during the day and then back home was nearly 20 miles. I only usually record the “serious” miles. The commuter … Continue reading

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Beating the weather

Make the most of it while you can. We are due for some harsh weather so I went for an early ride. It was great, didn’t notice the wind on the way out which was good but did on the … Continue reading

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Fix your bike yourself

Great day. The ride in was beautiful. I then raced a car into the centre of town – not really a fair race, I was on a bike, I was bound to win. Taking it easy on the way back … Continue reading

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The joy of cycling

Its days like today and last night that make me realise how lucky we are to have bikes. Last night it was crisp and clear with a full moon beaming down. What better conditions to ride in? Jimbo and the … Continue reading

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Fast, slow, slippery and a ducking

I was going to do something different today so I couldn’t ride for long but I definitely was going to ride. Despite all the advice to my customers about riding at this time of year it still catches me out. … Continue reading

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