13.017 – TEN.DAYS.ON.THE.RØAD

A belter of a Sunday, a quick TT and a Devon Road Trip in ten days… On Sunday the 5th, 25 of us met up at 06:45 (or 07:00 (ish) for some) and rode into the cool early summer sun. With Arm warmers still very much on our route took us first down to Penshurst and Edenbridge, before looping over to Copthorne and then south toward, but crucially missing, Haywards Heath[1]. We came out onto the coast by Alfriston and climbed over Beachy Head to our lunchtime stop on the outskirts o

13.016 – IN.PUSUIT.OF.TIME

I’ve raced all over the country in road, ‘cross and mountain bike disciplines but in ten years I’ve never raced a TT, despite being transfixed on the TT stages in the grand tours. On Thursday the 25th of April I put that right! Like I say I’ve been lucky to race all over the place in different disciplines, but the sport of TT racing has always eluded me until now. It conjures up images of all of the great riders in my mind, hunched over the extensions trying to gain maximum a