Caesars Camp at it’s best

With each day, we edge nearer daylight saving time. Getting to the highest point for the rising of the sun is the best possible start to the day. When I was running, this was my half way point for a morning run but now I'm cycling as a primary sport, the 'Bench' signals the end [...]

By |2019-03-18T16:03:05+00:00March 18th, 2019|MTB|0 Comments

Southern XC Round 1 Matterley Estate just outside Winchester was the location for the first in the Southern XC series. A potential quagmire was narrowly avoided thanks to a late start time of 1430, giving the course some time to dry out. Morning starters had a tough time of it apparently. Getting round [...]

By |2019-03-18T15:56:06+00:00March 18th, 2019|MTB|0 Comments

Parentini Bike Wear

Parentini If you've never heard of Parentini before, they're an Italian company that have been making cycle clothing since 1976 and have supplied custom clothing for professional racing cyclists and teams over the years. I'm delighted to be working with Giampaulo and his team to help develop business within the UK cycling club [...]

By |2019-01-26T14:54:27+00:00January 18th, 2019|Cycling, MTB, Road Cycling|0 Comments

National Marathon XC Championships

Manx100 - was it meant to be? Heading up the M6 fully loaded with the Lavington brothers aboard, a text came through from the ferry company that our 11am crossing from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man, had been cancelled. Liverpool or Cannock Chase? With the race starting at 0600 the next [...]

By |2018-08-04T11:09:11+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Cycling, MTB|0 Comments

First race of 2018 and it’s back on the 29er!

After a season of honing my racing skills on the road bike, the first race of 2018 saw the return of the 29er to the XC circuit over at the Brass Monkeys event hosted by Gorrick. Stripping off - Brass monkeys! 3 degrees with clear skies meant a chilly start but after a warm [...]

By |2018-01-10T15:35:43+00:00January 8th, 2018|Cycling, MTB|2 Comments