Patagonia launch their #WornWear Tour
Patagonia are one of a select group of companies that seem to truly care about the environment, and on a global scale that group is tiny. What other companies speak about, Patagonia DO! Kicking off in both Germany and the UK, April 15th sees Patagonia launch a more than 50 stop, five-country European mission to encourage … Continue reading Patagonia launch their #WornWear TourContinue Reading
Balkan Reflections. 20 years post-war.
One of the allures of the Transcontinental race is that it does cross countries, at times on a daily basis. Such travel would not have been so easy just a few decades ago with the eastern bloc countries being part of the Soviet Union. With the various activities in the middle-east having an effect on … Continue reading Balkan Reflections. 20 years post-war.Continue Reading
BAM! A bike travel little poem
Surely one of the greatest things about cycling is its ability to move the scenery around you, whether that is commuting or travelling, the world goes by at a pace thats slow enough to enjoy, yet quick enough to travel and explore. Yes you can see more by car, but you run the very real … Continue reading BAM! A bike travel little poemContinue Reading
Early morning running – why not?
10km by the River Trent at 7am. Peace, quiet, and just the ducks for company! Make time CloserContinue Reading
Not all of the @transconrace is glorious and beautiful!
from Instagram: http://ift.tt/1Q42clJ Sometimes you are just slogging through the night, so slowly that all you can see is the 6ft in front of you! But that’s half the fun of it!Continue Reading
Thoughts on the 2016 Transcontinental ‘route’.
A few things to consider – how the 2015 and 2016 Transcontinental races will differ. The checkpoints for TCR 2016 have just been released, and clearly it’s going to be a race for the climbers – whilst it may be several hundred km’s shorter than 2015, it will feature several thousand more metres of climbing, … Continue reading Thoughts on the 2016 Transcontinental ‘route’.Continue Reading