Two Calendar Audaxes

My last two 200km audaxes were calendar events. Kings, Castles, Priests and Churches in December and Mr Pickwick’s January Sale in January. Due to having…

First 200k Audax

Last Saturday I completed my first 200k Audax – the Border Castles Randoneé from Chepstow. I can’t say I found it easy, but then I…

Cycling a bit further

Tomorrow I’m planning to ride 177.5km (109mi). Further than I’ve ever cycled before. But only by a bit. It’s a local route that I’ve planned…

Minor upgrades and tweaks

Having ridden the “new” bike for about 1000 kilometres now, I’ve made a few changes, mostly for comfort and convenience, whilst adding weight. I think…

The dandy-horse has arrived

My long awaited sportive/audax road bike arrived on Friday. After a late night putting it all together (and hunting for a T25 Torx driver), here…

Bicycle ordered

Bicycle ordered

I’ve ordered a new bike; my first in over thirteen years – the tandem doesn’t count, that’s Erica’s.  🙂 It will be the first bike…