Preparation for Everesting

Preparation for Everesting

A couple of years ago I¬†everested Bowden hill in Wiltshire and found it a good challenge. I was the first person daft enough to do…

A different kind of challenging

An audax has been described as a journey with an uncertain outcome. If everything goes well, the time limits are usually generous enough for people…

Chilly Hilly DIY 200km Audax

Chilly Hilly DIY 200km Audax

Lately it’s been hard to fit calendar audaxes around family commitments, so DIYs have filled the gaps, both to maintain fitness and to keep a…

How should I buy a road bike?

How should I buy a road bike?

Despite being a relative newcomer to cycling, I seem to get asked this a lot, so rather than write the same advice out every time…

Paris Loudeac Paris

Paris Loudeac Paris

It’s not the title I had hoped to be writing, but I guess it’s the most accurate one. I’d never attempted an audax of more…