Ooppps.. !!

Apologies folks.. On reading yesterdays blog post I realised that somewhere between me writing it and it getting posted I lost an entire paragraph.  It was what is now the second paragraph I have re-written it and added it in now so the whole thing makes a lot more sense I hope !! Apologies for…

Changeable Weather..

Well what was that all about ?  I started my ride this morning in beautiful sunshine and clear blue sky.  I was headed for around 40 miles I finished it in cold almost freezing rain after 20 miles.  After the untimely interruption of a puncture at around 8 miles. I had felt the back tyre…

The Sound Of Silence…

Another song title heading.. what will be next ??  The silence though refers to the succesful eradication of the tapping noise I have been plagued with recently.  Today was just the high-pitched hum of tyres, the wind rushing past my ears and my heavy breathing!! Changing the bottom bracket did the trick I am happy…

The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow.. ( I hope)

Got to get some urgent cycling miles in tomorrow.  Missed some great weather today due to other commitments but hopefully it wont be too bad tomorrow morning and I can get some much needed miles in and check out that bottom bracket ! I will be home pretty quickly if the noise still persists but…

Get Out There…

Having fought off my recent unexplained lethargy I finally got fed up waiting for the weather to improve and took myself out for a bike ride again this afternoon.  I cant explain the lethargy, it just seemed too much effort to get out on the bike when it was so nice and warm indoors and…

A Touch Of Spring…

It was too good a day to stay indoors today.  I had planned a ride today anyway and the weather meant I wasnt going to be deterred by anything, even a growing list of jobs and the fact that it was Valentines Day!  ( but I love my bike/s too!!) I headed in a southerly…

Go While The Sun Shines…

I am glad I took the opportunity to go for a ride yesterday as it was a glorious day but today is high winds and some rain, it wouldn’t have been and I probably wouldn’t have gone. I did a few jobs in the morning and was going to have leisurely day in front of…