New Year, New Team, New Goals

I have been looking forward so much to writing this blog, but these three images just sum up so much better than any words what my plans, dreams, hopes and goals are. It feels like things are starting to fall into place and I am so excited about it all. I wish you all the very…

Off-Season Cycling

Phew – somehow I managed to get that National 12-hr TT win in just in time before work just completely hijacked my life. Initially, I had planned to ride a few more time trials, but there was little point in riding them without any time to train. With a mixture of joy for others and…

#mixitup

…from the wonderful world of aerodynamics and power data to the equally quirky scene of AudaxUK… Probably one of the most popular hashtags among UK timetriallist on Twitter is #smashitup. Coined by (I believe) TT Champion of Champs Matt Bottrill and used by many of his coached riders, this approach may work for some but for…

Starting a blog is easier than maintaining one!

Starting a blog is definitely easier than maintaining one! Since writing my last post, I have done a few events and been on a great training camp in Mallorca. Time for a brief write-up. As I still don’t feel entirely in control on the Shiv, I have been a real chicken at the start of…