Category Archives: Riding

Manners Cost Nothing

Just been out for some interval work and for a change I avoided the quiet cycle path I normally use and went out on the mean streets of Cheltenham. That was a mistake. Firstly the pavements of this town are … Continue reading

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Race Rewards

I had a great weekend of eventing with my first adventure race and a mountain bike race on trails new to me. I enjoyed well organised racing, good food and cakes, a free lucozade…but the event mementos were awful. There … Continue reading

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Friends Are For Life…

…just maybe not for adventure races! American president Abraham Lincoln is quoted as saying “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” American president Abraham Lincoln would have made a … Continue reading

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Two Things Tuesday – 16th April

1 – H.O.N.C. (Hell of the North Cotswolds) Sunday was a day on the mountain bike, riding what will probably be the least enjoyable event of the year. The HONC is an annual tradition amongst me and my friends. We’ve … Continue reading

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Two Things Tuesday – 9th April

1 – Chedworth Roman Trail 10 Miler With so many races planned over the summer I can’t realistically expect to do a piece on each, and anyway unless there is any particular controversy or newsworthy incidents it would make dull … Continue reading

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