I love a quick bike :)

Regular readers will know that I recently bought a new commuter bike, a Jamis disc brake cyclo cross bike to be precise. This has replaced a Trek hybrid which had given 18 months reliable service but just seemed a lot or work for not a lot of distance. Continue reading

Posted in Cycle Coaching, Life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

All hail the new commuter!

After quite a bit of searching about I decided to get one of these to replace the Trek Hybrid for the daily commute. Continue reading

Posted in Bikes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Running home.

I live around 8.5 miles from where I work. I usually cycle this or some times I take the car if I am tired or need to go off site for meetings during the day. I dabbled a little bit with trail running late last year but didn’t really go any great distance (5 miles tops). Out of interest I was keen to see if my current state of fitness would be good enough to allow me to ‘run’ home. Continue reading

Posted in Life | Leave a comment

Electric Bikes – I won’t be buying one!

Following my previous post about electric bikes and my commute to and from work I did quite a bit of research on the topic of E-Bikes and I had a couple of test rides. The conclusion of all this is that I won’t be buying one. Why? Read on. Continue reading

Posted in Bikes | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment