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  • IMG_20171015_194111_401 Lakeland Monster Miles - Toni stood in the mud impatiently. Hardly the glamorous weekend she had dreamed of. It was dusk on Saturday night and we were at the head of the queue waiting to register for tomorrow ride.  (I say we, but she Read More ...
  • And so it begins..... The West Highland Way in a Day - The rumble of a lone car broke the silence as I gazed out the window upon a part of Glasgow that looked like a haunt from a Taggart suspect. It was 4.30am and the streetlights cast an eerie glow across Read More ...
  • Tick Tock, Tick Tock……… - In just a weeks time I will be in Scotland attempting my ‘Way in a Day’ challenge. In fact if things go well I will ‘ at this time of writing be just crossing the finish line, or even already Read More ...
  • WHW Instagram The Doomsday Clock ticks down…… -   So in a couple of days we will be in August and the impending realisation of whats to soon be upon me will go up a notch. It will become ‘this month’ on my mental clock and that gives Read More ...
  • WHW Instagram Way in a Day - It seemed like a good idea at the time. I think we have all thought that at some point or other. Now its my turn (again!). So I was there feeling grateful that the Yorkshire True Grit was my last Read More ...
  • IMG_20170627_194943_465 Yorkshire True Grit 2017 - ***DISCLAIMER No E-bikers were harmed in the making of this*** I would probably rank Sheep Shit as the second stinkiest poo coming from farmyard animals, only bettered by Chicken crap. This may seem unimportant but when you are spending almost Read More ...
  • Dusty Downhills Penine Pedaller 2017 - The Ribbon of Tarmac snaked its way up and up towards the heavens. This was Crawley Bank and its was a mile of torture that would herald the next few hours of torture. This was the Pennine Pedaller. A brand Read More ...
  • Launch in T -10 Seconds. The Peak District Pioneer 2017 - The timing beeps pierced the early morning air as I pushed off the start line.  It was 8.30 on Sunday morning and I had already been up for 4 hours but the caffeine drink was doing its bit to keep Read More ...
  • IMG_20170501_144612_486 Dirty Reiver 2017 - Do Goats dream? The thought flashed in my tired mind as I maneuvered the car past the group of wild ones that frequented the remote twisting road towards Newcastleton. The dash showed the time as 5.35am and the outside temperature Read More ...
  • Ready for the off, well once the queue goes down! Moors & Shores 2017 - “Don’t you worry, don;t you worry child, see heavens got a plan for you” The heavy beat of Swedish House Mafia blared out on the car stereo as I took my place in the steel snake that wound itself through Read More ...