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Slip sliding away

This mornings cycle commute was slippery than a slippy thing. At 6.45am this morning everything was frosty when I went out for the milk. When I left for work at 7.15am it had started to rain. The main roads were … Continue reading

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RIP Gary Speed

I was very sorry to hear yesterday of the death of Gary Speed. He was one of the few really nice people in football. His untimely death is very sad and my heart goes out to his family and friends. I … Continue reading

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Lack of motivation in the winter months

I like most people, I suspect, find it difficult to motivate myself to ride as often and as far when its, cold, dark, wet, icey or a combination of any of them. In the summer the days are long and … Continue reading

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Busy, busy, busy

Its some time since my last post, but I have packed in some things since then. Firstly my ride from London to Paris. Three wonderful days of cycling with a great bunch. It was really well organised and supported by … Continue reading

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London to Paris

The culmination of all my efforts over the spring and summer will finally come together when I take part in the London to Paris cycle ride in aid of Diabetes UK this weekend. We start on Friday at 7am from Greenwich through … Continue reading

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Flat tyres

As the Joni Mitchell song Flat Tires goes “you dream flat tires, dream flat tires, dream flat tires” well I did more than dream it I lived it. On Sunday I get the Scott road bike out for my usual … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle again

I finally got a decent ride in after an on off weekend. Took a days holiday last Tuesday to ride with my new friend Don. He is riding London to Paris and lives not too far away from me. We … Continue reading

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