Monthly Archives: August 2011

Big Bike Sunday

Worthing had its own little bike festival last Sunday. We actually got some of the road closed and for 3 hours we could enjoy riding up and down without any cars to worry about. Other than the fun element, the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Riding the North Shore

There is a lot of hype about the North Shore and for many it is the Holy Grail. Well, we’ve got our own. Lucky for me I have ridden the Vancouver North Shore trails on at least two trips a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pretty but tough – Speedplay pedal review

Since riding in the Pyrenees, which was a real pinnacle in my riding over the last few years, it has all gone down hill. I’m working long hours and have slipped into that deadly routine of only riding once a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

London-Surrey Classic (Olympic test event)

What a nation? The national teams, both Great Britain and England, rolled out in the Olympic test event with all intentions of dominating and winning and yet the broadcast media ignored it. The capital city had roads closed off for … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A joy to be back on my road bike

I got my bike back too late to race on Tuesday and I had to much to do until this morning. I got up early to ride but lost time, believe it or not, reading about riding. There’s so much … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Each to their own!

I woke late but my leg felt good so I’d be out on the bike. I was too late to meet up with my mates who were going over to Whiteways so why not head there too. I started slow … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Not so epic after all

I have enjoyed talking about my ride in the Pyrenees and for me it seemed almost epic although from the good state of my legs I feel sure that I could have done a full week. I have to remember … Continue reading

Posted in 29ers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment