Old reliable. When I need a quick ride or just a bit of fun I visit my closet trail centre. It's not the best, or the most technical and there certainly aren't that many down hills. But, it's great for a blast and to put a smile on my face. The weather wasn't bad, it... Continue Reading →
Just keep going... If only it was that easy. As the weather starts to turn and the temperature drops. It can become less enticing to head out the door. I'm sure that everyone has their own methods of getting the miles in during the colder months. I thought I'd share some of the methods I... Continue Reading →
Everybody has different things in life that they find important. For me, riding bikes has always been towards the top of the list.
Finally! I'm back on my favourite bike doing my favourite type of cycling. Ok, it was a fairly steady ride, but it did involve some dry dusty trails and that to me is perfection. It was last weekend on a slightly cloudy Sunday afternoon. I was feeling a little bit tired, slightly stressed but I... Continue Reading →
Cycling is good for you. No, I'll re-phrase that, cycling is great for you. Everyone suffers from stress every now and then. It could be work, day to day life, or you just need a break from everything. I'm sure we can all relate in one way or another. For me, cycling is one of... Continue Reading →
I would love to know how many miles I cycled as a kid. I suspect it's a fair amount. Any and all opportunity I had I was out on my bike just playing around the village and going on 'epic' bike rides with my friends. I did have a simple Cateye cycle computer which told... Continue Reading →
Sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. About six weeks ago I had the pleasure of coming off my mountain bike while playing up at Lady Cannings in the Peak District. It was a gorgeous day, the sun was shining and it was the first time we'd been to Lady Cannings so we weren't... Continue Reading →