>2011 – race #1

>And so it begins again.I've had a fortnight of occasional short, gentle rides rather than training. We've been packing the house ready for the move and that has taken all of our attention. Despite this I did want to ride today's event. I've got very anxious over the last weeks and cycling has helped take … Continue reading >2011 – race #1


>After viewing houses in Eastbourne on Friday it was back to the South coast for a Prime Coaching Calshot session on Saturday. After not training the session came as a bit of a shock to the system, but it was nice to do something different.Yesterday was meant to be a 2-up '10' and a hill … Continue reading >Calshot

>Another DNS

>I was meant to ride the Hillingdon CC '25' on the 'new' Amersham Road course (H25/4) on Sunday, but didn't even travel this time. The house move is becoming all consuming. I'm lucky to get out on the bike for a couple of hours a week now.I've started teaching again. It's great to have a … Continue reading >Another DNS

>Sun and rain

>What a strange weekend's weather. Yesterday was a Prime Coaching session at Welwyn track. We were riding in short sleeves and shorts and worrying about sunburn. Today it's cold and wet and, hours after my race finished, I'm still struggling to warm up.I have no major events this week so I've trained harder than recently. … Continue reading >Sun and rain