The R'ides Of March'…

This mornings Team MK ride became my 13th and last ride of the month taking me to a total of 475 miles for March, which is 75 miles over my target figure I had set for the month.  Given the previous couple of months I am quite happy with the outcome and had wondered if…

A Ride In The Sunshine At Last….

After Saturdays duties at the Team MK racing at Milton Keynes Bowl it was good to get back out on the road again on Sunday, especially as it was to be my inaugural ride of the year on my Felt bike. However the proposed 30 mile ride was abbreviated to 10 as I developed a problem…

Felt With New Shoes…

As promised in an earlier post I am posting some pictures of the Felt F3 shod with its new ‘shoes’.  Continental Grand Prix 4000, 20mm tyres.  Its all ready for its first outing on Sunday, the first day of BST (British Summer Time) as we like to call it here, after the clock change.  I said…

Why We Ride…

Why do we ride ?  I was thinking about this while riding the other day and also why do we ride like we do ?  I ride mainly because I have always ridden a bike since the age of 5 in 1948 when I first learned to ride on the road outside my house and…

The Morning After…

I missed yesterdays Team MK ride because of an incorrect weather forecast, rain was forecast all day.  It was raining soon after I woke but by 9am it had stopped, but by then it was too late to get to the club ride.  So this morning was the time to make amends. I decided on…

Catch Up Time..

Well, first of all apologies for my absence on these pages. I haven’t stopped riding although it is still at a reduced level, the weather has taken a step back towards winter so that has slowed things down a bit. I don’t feel sufficiently motivated to drag myself out when its freezing cold. Most of…