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 ?
After far too long an absence, I am back in the saddle AGAIN !! Out of the saddle time started on 4th June when I fell over a blade of grass, the day after completing my longest single day ride to date, for me a staggering 86 miles. Damaging muscle in my right ankle (and… Read More Back in the saddle yet again !!
I am so miffed, that after cycling 129 miles C2C (over 3 days) 30th May then the following week achieving my longest ever single days ride of 86 miles, all WITHOUT incident, the very next day I go and fall over a blade of grass and tare my ankle muscles!! It has been 19 days… Read More Ankle Injury Getting There
C2C Cycle Ride Day 1 of 3 C2C Cycle Ride Day 2 of 3 Strava Cycle Ride – Allenheads to Tynemouth 30th May 2016 Day Three Allenheads to Tynemouth What a difference a day makes. Woke up this morning to thick mist hanging over the valley of Allenheads. Good news, Chris is back on his… Read More C2C Cycle Ride Part 3 of 3
We are working hard to get our bikes, kit, food, and tools ready for our C2C (Coast to Coast) bike ride this weekend. We have bought a few new things of late, mainly my beautiful new steed! Yippeee!! We don’t have money to waste and when you have something already that can do the job….… Read More Can’t Afford Bike Stand?
Are you sitting comfortably? Then I will begin. Strava Cycle Ride 21st May 2016 Now that I have stopped crying and moaning about the brutal attack on my lady bits from my new bike seat, ‘This Fadge Is On Fire‘ I now feel able to speak about it without using profanities that my mother would… Read More Please be seated
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?!?!? ….
Give it a go! You never know? Give it a go and you just might enjoy it!! Well maybe not the initial sore bum and falling off bit but everyone has to start somewhere. And if you never try you never know!! I have a few friends, mainly girlfriends that ‘can’t ride a bike’, some… Read More A head full of waffle
What a day !! Strava Cycle Ride 8th May 2016 Got a message from my friend ‘Ginner’ saying, ‘there’s a little sportive 8th may in Selby 45 miles pan crack flat might be good for you distance wise google Selby bike ride’ Me; where do I sign on and I can’t see a start time?… Read More Selby Bike Ride 45