Back On The Road…

I ventured out for a bike ride again today after a break of ten days.. My shoulder seemed OK after this ride, unlike the last one when there was no pain before or during the ride but painful for a while afterwards.  There was no pain before, during or after todays exertions  though. I pottered around…

On The Seventh Day He Rode….

Today marked the first bike ride for a week, the last one being the club ride last Saturday, exactly seven days ago.  Hence the title, a bit of a pun on a biblical quote, I hope I will be forgiven ?  It was also the first one under my new regime and very pleasant it…

Ups And Downs In Beds….

Or..  A Bumpy Ride In Bedfordshire.. Some would say thats a contradiction in terms, but on the side of Bedfordshire nearest to me, which is only about 2 miles away, it isn’t at all.  The other side of the county around Sandy and Biggleswade and on to Cambridgeshire it is very flat and open with…

Suffering From A Touch Of Wind..

Back in the saddle this morning after another break from biking having been deeply involved in Blog building over the weekend.  The weather was looking good outside this morning after a rather un-encouraging start to the day.  Monday is put the rubbish out morning and has to be out by 7:30am.. I always think about…

Ouse Valley Ride

Todays ride took me up part of the Ouse valley from Olney to Sharnbrook and beyond. I rode out along the northern side of the valley and back along the south side. Passing through Odell, Sharnbrook, Thurleigh, Milton Ernest, Radwell and Felmersham. I managed a good average of 17.3mph for the trip.  Not a lot…