Knock Ventoux 2017

Knock Ventoux 2017

Few bike routes truly deserved the overused term “epic”, but I think Andy Corless’s Knock Ventoux 300km audax is a contender. I rode this in…

Tweaking the bike for Everesting

Tweaking the bike for Everesting

I’m planning my second Everesting, so thought that as well as climbing lots of hills to prepare my legs, I should do something to prepare…

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…