Ryder Concept 1000 Front Light Review

Back in the summer of 2019 I was researching front cycle lights to come up with a suitable solution for all night riding...

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Choosing a Winter Bike

My new Kinesis Racelight 4S winter bike...

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Bring on Brighton (Part 2)

Day 2 of a 2 day ride to Brighton with cycling buddy James…

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Bring on Brighton (Part 1)

Day 1 of a 2 day ride to Brighton with cycling buddy James...

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Prologo Kappa 2 Saddle Review

I bought the Prologo Kappa 2 Saddle back in May and here's my review...

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MET Rivale Road Helmet Review

I believe in bike helmets as they've saved my life more than once...

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Circumnavigating Snowdon

Bev had been texting and talking to two friends, James and Andy...

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Pootling to Portmeirion

Was our trip to Portmeirion a cycle friendly experience? Read on to find out...

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Porthmadog to Bala and back

Travelling 100+ miles west just for the pleasure of riding back into "The Beast From the East"...

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Freezing Feet

Oh, the joy of cold feet and toes in winter...

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The Cycle Show 2017

I used to go to hi-fi shows on a regular basis until eventually I got bored with them. So when I saw all the advertising on Facebook for The Cycle Show I kinda put it in the same section of my filing cabinet, called a brain, and forgot about it. Then, last week, Phil suggested […]

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Baked Vegetable and Pancetta Frittata

Try this healthy recipe as recommended by British Cycling...

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Sir William Hill Climb

Attempting to kill myself for a good cause...

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B Group Ride

Yesterday, I knew the group ride was going to be depleted as Phil was at Center Parcs with family and Barry was at a bike jumble in Manchester. But as it happened, neither Les nor Steve turned up either. No problem, the rest of us rode with the Fusion CC B group. It was also […]

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JE James Cycles Evening Ride

Yesterday evening’s ride set off at 6.15pm from the car park at J E James Cycles Chesterfield store which is only a mile, all downhill from my house, which is quite handy 🙂 It was a 30 mile circular route that took in Chesterfield, Bolsover, Clowne, Barlborough, Eckington, Staveley and Brimington. At the Carr Lane […]

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The Castelli Cafe Kids

OK, it’s stretching it a bit to suggest Barry and I are kids, but I liked the alliteration 🙂 Last night Barry saw my new Facebook profile picture of me resplendent in my (not) Castelli jersey and bib shorts and messaged me to suggest we both wear the same kit for this morning’s ride – […]

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