Monthly Archives: December 2010

January TransRockies Training Plan

My Christmas cold has gone, the snow and ice has finally melted (it’s a full 15 deg warmer than it was a week ago!), it’s the 1st of January tomorrow and I can’t put it off any longer…my 2011 TransRockies … Continue reading

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Gear for Winter Riding??

All the snow and ice we have in the UK right now (plus spotting two cars being driven in London with snow chains on!) got me thinking about spiked tyres for bikes, and whether snow chains would work…no surprise to find … Continue reading

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Thinking about training….

I had a great ride round Swinley Forest today on my new bike…I know I’m bound to say it, but it’s a great bike..light and nimble and strangely silent!  (My feet are just about thawed – my new wool socks … Continue reading

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My new bike arrived! Having spent a week drooling over it, all nice and shiny and new, while I waited for the snow to melt, I took it for a spin yesterday….I’m bound to say this, but it is very, … Continue reading

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