Category: Cycling

Yet more cycling hell… 0

Yet more cycling hell…

This is obviously something of a hot topic for me! Here’s another “cycle from hell” article/rant I wrote for the Guardian.

More cycling hell.. 0

More cycling hell..

My previous blog has sparked a lot of interest on Twitter. So I thought I’d reproduce an article I wrote earlier. It appeared in the Daily Record some years ago but it’s still relevant....

Wouldn’t it be lovely if… 3

Wouldn’t it be lovely if…

This photo was taken by a tri club pal during her trip to Virginia. Oh how we dream of such things in Britain. In France recently I was frankly gobsmacked  and thoroughly delighted by...

Women of Wheels at Glentress 0

Women of Wheels at Glentress

If you’re a woman and enjoy mountain biking then this weekend is for you. The two-day course on Sat & Sun August 7 and 8, 2010 is designed for women who want to challenge themselves...

The Million€uroCycleJersey Project 3

The Million€uroCycleJersey Project

This is an interesting project that I’ve come across. And now that I’m obsessed with all things road cycling I thought I’d give this campaign a bit of a plug. It’s different – and...

The ups and ups of the Pyrenees 4

The ups and ups of the Pyrenees

The sheep give you respect. So do the llamas (yes llamas!). As do an enthusiastic French public. Even the drivers respect cyclists in the Pyrenees. Our recent cycling holiday in the south-west of France...