Downfall In Denton…

The weather forecast for yesterday was dull with very little sunshine and maybe a little rain late in the afternoon.  That is just how it appeared when I dressed and set off for yesterdays ride with Team MK.  Shorts and a tee shirt under a sleeveless shirt were the order of the day as it…

What A Let Down…

Those of you that have read my facebook page will already know a bit about my unfortunate experience while on the way to the Team Milton Keynes club ride on Saturday. I started off at just after 8:30am as usual to be in Stony Stratford in time for 9:30am start.  It was pretty hard going…

Bike 'Fettling' and Bike Ride

Well here we go again.  I went out for a bike ride this morning into rural Northants.  It was a great day for it and I wanted to try out the new saddle I bought for the Felt bike. I was really hoping it was going to be OK because I had got it for such a…

Around Bedford..

Tuesday was such a nice day that a bike ride was irresistible.   I chose one of my favourite routes all around the outside of Bedford, giving it a fairly wide berth. I knew at the outset that it was the wrong way round as I was saddling myself with a ride into a south…

Morning In Bed..s

Todays ride was the one I didn’t do yesterday.  I was hoping my new tyres would arrive early this morning as yesterdays parcel delivery was before 9a.m.  I had hoped to fit them before I left.  But by 09:30 they hadn’t arrived so I got ready to leave on my ride.  I headed off into…

Losing My Grip ….

My last ride was only two days ago and here I am writing about it already, and only the one ride to write about too.  It might have been two but I opted out of a ride today. On Monday I went out for a ride with Steph from the cycling club again.  Its been…