Salt Ayre to Pimbo

Salt Ayre to Pimbo

I’ve done a couple of weekends racing now this season and it’s going alright so far. I’m under no illusions that it’s early season and each rider’s form is pretty variable at the moment. I know myself that I’ve left higher intensity...
Snake Pass Hill Climb 2014

Snake Pass Hill Climb 2014

Snake Pass is a climb I know well as it’s pretty much in the heart of last year’s training roads. Those roads that, when I lived close by, were so much fun to ride. It’s a deceptive climb, quite long and prone to excitable weather. It makes you think...
Capernwray

Capernwray

A race circuit I had done before, more specifically a race circuit on which I had been dropped before. For those of you out there (if anyone’s reading) who don’t know Capernwray, it is notoriously lumpy, with one game-changer of a climb – sunny bank. The race began...
6 Weeks In Spain!

6 Weeks In Spain!

In the back of my mind I know it’s ridiculous to come to Spain for 6 weeks to train. I’m not a pro, I’m just riding at my own level to become the best cyclist I can. To be fair that’s all every cyclist I’ve met is after. And what could be...