Out and About in the Peaks

This weekend was all set-up for walking and camping in the Peak District, with my friend Clive. But due to circumstances both Friday and Saturday had to be cancelled. Not sure if we’ll be walking tomorrow, though. Now, I’d put off another friend, David, who wanted to go cycling in the Peak District, but with […]

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Nostalgic Ride for David

Ever since David, a friend from Lincoln, came out with me in the hills of Derbyshire a few weeks ago, we’ve been wanting to do it again.

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New For Old – It’s a Cleatche

My cleats had been telling me for quite some time, they needed replacing. It had gradually been getting more and more difficult to clip the left shoe into the pedal.

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Cuckney 10 Mile Time Trial

When I returned to cycling in August of last year, after a 40+ year lay-off, I rode the Cuckney 10 mile time trial (TT) to get a baseline indication of my fitness levels. I suppose I shouldn’t have complained as I put in a time of 27:42 – definitely not fast by today’s standards, well […]

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