Alpe d’Huez on a Boris Bike! #Huez24hr
Fancy riding up Alpe d’Huez? For any cyclist, or indeed any viewer of Ski Sunday in the early 90’s, that’s a pretty big deal! With just one sentence Lorenzo from Huez* had me! On the 29th – 30th April a Huez team will be embarking on a near (but not completely) impossible journey – renting … Continue reading Alpe d’Huez on a Boris Bike! #Huez24hrContinue Reading
Cycling essentials from Halfords
I couldn’t help but be taken aback at the volume of people on bikes on New Years Day, it seems that the world and their dog has a human-powered steed with which to crawl the lanes – and what a brilliant sight it is to behold! It’s also evident, from the mud patches on backs, … Continue reading Cycling essentials from HalfordsContinue Reading
Review: Led Lenser XEO19R Head Torch
The sun is going down, I’m on a hillside in the middle of Wales standing astride a mountain bike – I could be back in my youth! But no, I’m here to spend a couple of days riding and caving with Led Lenser testing out their latest and greatest bike/helmet torch; the LED LENSER XEO19R. … Continue reading Review: Led Lenser XEO19R Head TorchContinue Reading
The Nocturne Returns!
I visited ol’ London Town last year, and as I was leaving I was reading on Twitter that the London Nocturne was that night, I was sorely peeved I can tell you! But not this year, oh no. June the 6th is the date, just need to keep that in mind now as I’m planning … Continue reading The Nocturne Returns!Continue Reading
Cycle to work day – it makes sense!
A year ago I started my MBA, at the same time I also stopped working meaning family income dropped. One of the criteria for me studying was that we would be a 1 car family and I would cycle in every day rather than drive or use public transport. To give you a really quick … Continue reading Cycle to work day – it makes sense!Continue Reading
Review: Rapha Brevet Jersey & Vest
Your new favourite, non-racing, jersey. Ideal for commuting with style and cracking out longer rides with full pockets! Lycra’s all well and good for those days when you want to travel fast and light, and there are plenty of options available to you for that very day, but sometimes rather than travelling like a racing … Continue reading Review: Rapha Brevet Jersey & VestContinue Reading