Category: Cycling

Revenge of the cyclists? 3

Revenge of the cyclists?

I’ve been spat on, sworn at and forced off the road – and that’s just by pedestrians. Cars, buses and taxis have driven at me, cut me up, swerved into my path and knocked...

Loch Katrine cycle ride 0

Loch Katrine cycle ride

After 10 days of being laid tragically low by a summer cold (not had one of these for many years) I found I could no longer cope with the lack of exercise and the...

Glasgow to new Cumnock cycle 0

Glasgow to new Cumnock cycle

The contrast between my triathlon club mates and other pals always makes me laugh. When I mentioned over the last couple of days to various people that I plan to cycle from home to...

Scotland’s the best! 0

Scotland’s the best!

Pic right: Mr and Mrs Outdoors at Glentress Sometimes I forget just how lucky we are in Scotland. And then I spend a few days in our great outdoors and it all comes back...

Jobs done: cycling, meetings and cycling 0

Jobs done: cycling, meetings and cycling

Meeting in Glasgow. Tick. Meeting in Bridge of Weir. Tick Three hours of cycle training. Tick. Test drive of shiny new Skins. Tick. It’s amazing what you can achieve in a day if you...

On my bike… 0

On my bike…

I went out for a three-hour cycle on Saturday with the lovely ladies and gents from the Glasgow Tri Club. It’s my first weekend ride with them and I was a little nervous about...