Category: Cycle Routes

700 women ride the Macmillan Cycletta

700 women ride the Macmillan Cycletta

More than 700 women cyclists took part in the recent Macmillan Cycletta Scotland in Perthshire. Setting out from the grounds of beautiful Scone Palace on a glorious autumnal day, the cyclists completed a range...

Mapping out the Cycletta in Scotland

Mapping out the Cycletta in Scotland

Macmillan Cycletta is the UK’s leading series of women-only bike rides. The events, across the UK, are supported by Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton. These are cycling challenges for women of all ages and...

Mountain biking for miles and miles in the Scottish wilds

Mountain biking for miles and miles in the Scottish wilds

A friend and fellow triathlete Nick reveals a superb off-the-beaten track mountain biking route from Tyndrum to Tyndrum and via Breadalbane (Perthshire) and Rannoch Moor. Nick writes: Much as I have loved mountain biking since...

Sunday Mail: New Perthshire cycle route

Sunday Mail: New Perthshire cycle route

If you don’t know, Breadalbane is an area of Perthshire. It’s a place steeped in history and boasts fabulous scenery. Now a number of walking, cycling and mountain biking routes have been developed called the Rings of...

Sunday Mail: Glasgow’s NextBikes 0

Sunday Mail: Glasgow’s NextBikes

Who knew that hire bikes could be so much fun? I noticed many more of these bikes being used around Glasgow but I was skeptical about how they would be to ride. After all,...

Food, drink, bike and hike in Perthshire 0

Food, drink, bike and hike in Perthshire

Perthshire never fails to surprise and during a few (working) days away from home in Fern the Campervan I discovered many foodie #hiddengems (also see @eat_scottish), a fabulous new cycling route and a Munro...

Ride the Tour de France’s Yorkshire stages 0

Ride the Tour de France’s Yorkshire stages

The recent Tour de France proved that Yorkshire can mix it with the established stages of the most famous cycle race in the world. For two days, 2.5 million people gathered on the streets...

MTBing in North York Moors National Park 0

MTBing in North York Moors National Park

I have visited Scarborough dozens of times to catch up with my dear friend Em and her family but for some reason I’ve rarely explored further than the town. This time, the G-Force and I...