The ‘New’ Fixie

While I was out riding today the parts came for me to convert my Fixed wheel bike to its new configuration. So, after I recovered from my ride and also watched those poor cyclists in the Giro d’Italia force the way up the terrifying Zoncolan climb I was down the garage and busying myself. Out…

Its Surprising Who You Get To Talk To…

I went for a bike ride with my friend Cyril and stepson Ian this morning.  Ian and I rode over from Olney to rendezvous with Cyril between Olney and Wellingborough near Earls Barton. We went on a circular route from there and round to Pitsford reservoir where I have done a lot of fly fishing…

Big Loop Around Bedford

I got myself back on the road again today.  I did 55 miles (Nearly 90km) in a big loop around Bedford.  The wind was still there but maybe dropped a little from the last few days.  It was definitely of assistance for the first half of the ride, as much as it was of no…

If The Wind Would Go, So Would I…

I should have gone out for a ride today but the dreaded wind is still with us and I just couldnt face it.  It’s about time it went away I think.   I know it shows lack of discipline but I did find other things to do that needed doing.  Some shopping this morning and…