The Things That Go Through Your Head…

I managed to get out for a 30 mile ride this morning and home in time for lunch before the snow started falling here. There seems to be a couple of millimetres settling on the pavements outside so I am expecting an announcement that the schools will be closed tomorrow any time now.  Oh yes,…

Winters Icy Grip..

I finally managed to fit a ride in this morning.  No interference from appointments, errands, medication or weather although it was bit cold.  I knew, because of commitments, that if I didn’t get a ride in this morning it would be Saturday at the earliest before I could get out on the bike again.  This…

Audax Thinking Aloud..

Despite the slow start to my cycling year I am still hoping to get a decent Audax programme underway.  At the end of last year I started pencilling in a few rides on ‘My Calendar’ on the Audax website.  That list is still there and I was looking at it earlier.  I am hoping to…

A Little Birdie Told Me….

I found this on my Twitter feed this morning and instantly re-tweeted it to my followers there.  However as I have more followers here than on my new @bricycling twitter feed I am also posting it here for the benefit and encouragement of fellow senior cyclists.. and non seniors I guess but you don’t need…

Come Backs..

In the aftermath of last Mondays ride I had to endure another five days lay off from cycling and I am now on a course of antibiotics.  I did go for a steady 50km ride this morning, a bit shorter than last Mondays debacle but the conditions were similar, cold and windy.  I am still…

Missing Header Pic…

When I checked my blog earlier I saw that the header picture had somehow disappeared.  I don’t know where or how it went but as you see, I have now replaced it.. Apologies to anybody didn’t see it and wondered what had happened..