83.R.007 – 29.2.12 – To Hell and back, twice.

“Do you fancy doing the Hell?” For a few years now I’ve heard tales of monstrous beasts waiting to lure their prey into the deep valleys...

2Ø12 – 83.R.000

“We are racing to win. And if you don’t go for that gap, you can no longer say that you are [a] racing [driver].” -Ayrton Senna “If...

11.025 – Onwards and Upwards

I haven’t kept count of all the hours and miles done in the dark over the years, but it’s safe to say that there have been lots. However...

83.024 – Giant Killing

Sometimes it’s not about who you beat, it’s how you beat them. Stanmer Park in Brighton was the arena that we did battle in for round...

11.022 – “Danger is the spice of Life”

“Danger is the spice of Life”[1] Ten days ago I was lucky enough to spend some time with a few of old friends one of whom had suffered a...

11.021 – Dog Day

This blog entry is dedicated to the dogs of our world, for no creature on earth seems to have such a strong affinity for the front wheel...

11.020 – If you can’t stand the Heat

Meting up with friends on a Sunday night often means that sooner or later I’m asked how I’d faired in the race I’ve done earlier that...

11.019 – Time to get Cross

Cross. Maximum heart rate, basic rigid framed road bike, partly off road, partly hard pack gravel, throw in a load mud, some knobbly...

11.018r – Race Day

It’s the third time that Bedgebury has hosted Insomnia – A twelve hour night time endurance race which starts at 8pm on Saturday and ends...

11.018e – Æight days a week – Gluttony

If you’re going on a long car journey, you need enough fuel, so if you’re going to ride your bike a long way you’ll need a full tank too....