11.006 – Strong Wheels at Southern XC One

Steep! Thank the gods that the new hill was only a short one because after a couple of hundred riders had scrubbed the top layer off the...

11.005 pt.2 – A rough weekend

“Going playing in the woods, that’s what I say – I’m going on a training ride, but to me it’s just playing in the woods. Living where I...

11.005 pt.1 – A rough week

Maybe we take our daily routine for granted, or maybe the grass really is greener on the other side. Either way, I know that when it...

11.004 – Too Slow at XC Zero

“What’s the new bike like?” “How much training have you done?” “What races are you doing this summer?” These are the bike racing world’s...

11.003 – A blustery day at the Velodrome

It’s 1am and after a fairly fashionable night in Islington, I’m weaving in between taxis and partygoers, racing the number 19 to Finsbury...