Sandy who rides with Calder Clarion CC in Wakefield offered to keep me company on a ride, fabulous! Not realising at the time that she would be joining me straight from work wearing steel toe capped boots, big coat, rucksake and panniers!…. and still got up Slack Lane before me!! A true trooper and bike… Read More Day 3 October Sweat Pledge Cycle Challenge
Strava Ride 21/12/16: 130Day to Tour de Yorkshire. Day 1 training crimbo card drop part 1 130 Days to Tour de Yorkshire Sportive and today was training day one! Blinking heck, I didn’t think today would be so hard. I know I’ve been off the bike for a bit but flaming nora!! I found today… Read More Didn’t deliberate long enough!
At the beginning of this year I challenged myself to get fit. Not to lose weight BUT I did hope that hand in hand with getting fit I would lose the inches and so the pounds. I was a ‘weigher’ and those scales were a death wish for me. I am not too bothered about… Read More My 2017 Challenge
I’ve never had many aspirations in life other than to be clever. We all measure our lives, abilities and achievements differently and me saying I’d like to be clever may sound a little silly to some BUT perhaps I measure my cleverness or lack of it against my father’s cleverness. He was an incredible man… Read More Who inspires you?
Strava Plotted Ride The way we should have gone 28th August 2016 When my friend Mel, told me he would be coming back to England for a visit and would like to go cycling, brilliant, now where do we go ? With our little group Team Innit Down we have done many weekend rides mainly… Read More Which way to York ?
What i did for the first time EVER yesterday!!!! I can’t believe it myself! I am stunned by what I did and my achievement!!! For the first time yesterday I …… sorry got to go …. back tomorrow to finish my achievement story!!! Thanks for reading Keeeep Smiling Jo x
Strava Cycle Ride 19th May 2016 (you got to get Kylie Minogue I should be so lucky in your head to make it work!) I am just so lucky, lucky, lucky, lucky I am just so lucky A BIKE!!! I am so excited, cycling, cycling, cycling I am so ready for iiiit! (Get Queen’s Bicycle… Read More LUCKY LUCK LUCKY!
Strava Cycle Ride 14th May 2016 So why the trainers for cycling in?!?!? ….
Strava Cycle Ride 28th April 2016 I am going to have to start planning better when I go out for a ride! I feel I’m getting ‘Big D disease’! Each time I go out on a ride I am looking to do at least 15miles, preferably more. So I was so disappointed when CJ and… Read More Which Way?!
Strava Cycle Ride 24th April 2016 Wish they would decide where the bloody hell they want to go. More talking about where to go than going!!!!! The boys! Seppe and Big D, were going out for a ride, something we are trying to keep up to every Sunday where possible. I debated going as I… Read More Ride: Indecisions!!