It’s here ! it is 6:45 and I am on edge, the nerves have hit home. It is a stunning day, clear blue skies, sun in the sky and very little wind. The negative is the temperature, it’s already 21°Celsius . I loaded my luggage into the truck which had the hotel name I was […]
I am leaving France for the last time until me and Charlie meet up with her again in Calais. The next time I arrived at our house in France and sleep in my bed will be after I have finished my challenge. We (Jo my wife will meet me in Paris at the finish) get […]
The weekend was here and I wanted to go over the peak district to Castleton and then work my back up through Grindleford, left at fox house and over to the other side of Rotherham. I wanted to get a 60 mile day in where I had a few climbs without going over the top. I […]
I went out for a Wednesday night recovery ride for a quick 30 miles around my normal route. I was starting straight from work as in the week due to training locally I have Charlie at my side all day. The day itself had been ok in terms of the weather, just right in fact […]
It’s been a really busy few weeks since my last post. In terms of Charlie, I have had good sessions with Steve at Skyhook including our end of 6 weeks FTP testing. The sessions have been coming to the end of this period and they have progressively been getting harder and then at the end […]
Last time I was out on my bike was the nightmare return from Scunthorpe, what a weekend. As you may have thought where have I been, well you would be right I have been missing. In fact I have had a break from everything. So that means work, home and cycling. Yes you got it […]
So it freezing and I mean freezing and we are having a pit stop to change a tube in a bus stop next to doncaster races. Oh joy!