Running is a key bit of preparation for cycling next summer: it will build up my levels of stamina and also help me shed the pounds I need to shed. And the good news is that this morning, I got back out on my running circuit and did […]
http://www.warmshowers.org/This is a site mentioned by Mark Beaumont in his book. I am emailing this to the blog from my phone so I don't forget to investigate it when I get to a computer!
My 2010 adventure is pretty tame compared to these guys:Ken Roberts is going around the World in four years. When asked why, he says “Simple – travel solo across the principal inhabited continents – Europe, Asia, Australia, the Americas and Africa – by bicycle. Departure date from home […]
It was such a beautiful day so I thought I would have a go at videoing the journey to work (Reading to Henley). That wasn’t too successful as the camera (my mobile phone) kept bouncing up and down as I fell into the finest potholes that the combined […]
Lance Armstrong tweeted that he was going for a ride in Paisley, Scotland…. and 300 people turned up!Watch the video. What a nice guy! And he’s a fellow Trek man (although his is probably not “Made in Taiwan” like mine).
I mentioned below about having bought the Cateye Micro Wireless bike computer and today I was able to set a benchmark figure for my daily commute from Reading to Henley. I set the starting point as the brow of Reading Bridge (as I always pass this point but […]