Monthly Archives: November 2010

My Turbo Training Space

Right now, we’re having some building work done, so my turbo-ing space looks like this: I guess being this confined at least has the advantage that I can reach the laptop to pause the DVD if I need to..though it … Continue reading

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Would this really be cheating??

I wonder if there is anything in the rules about electrically assisted bikes? That thing actually looks like it has proper suspension and brakes…but I guess recharging it in the middle of the Rockies might be an issue. Go here … Continue reading

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Another Bike Testing Day

Mark and I spent a couple of hours today testing a bikes.  You’ll know that I’ve tried the Trek Fuel EX, and loved it…I can’t actually think of a reason not to buy it, but being sensible, I thought I … Continue reading

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Getting Cold Feet

I’d forgotten the pain of winter cycling…I don’t know how other people manage, but whatever I do, my feet freeze.  My hands are usually OK, and get warm after a short time, but my feet just go numb.  I’ve got … Continue reading

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Attacked!

“Eventful” would sum up my bike ride yesterday.  I’d booked a test ride of the Trek Fuel EX, so I could decide whether I liked the bike, and which size worked for me.  I rode from the shop to the … Continue reading

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Training Doesn’t Start Here!

OK..my legs are tired.   But I’m sure I don’t need to worry, because I haven’t started training yet.  Training doesn’t start until December or January.  All I’m doing at the moment is building up a base of fitness so … Continue reading

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