As you may have noticed, you probably didn't, but I have been pretty quiet recently. I think it is fair to say not a lot has gone my way so far this year with illness, crashes and general bad luck and this came to a crescendo last week. My body was clearly fighting something, but … Continue reading No one said it would be easy
Now this is a race I have wanted to do for a very long time! So I am very happy to say it is my first experience of a UCI race and a classic style of race! That's to say, long and fast! I flew home early in the week, it was really nice to catch … Continue reading CiCle Classic – First UCI Race
Primeviere Montoise: After a chilled out week, including a couple of days away from the bike, I was feeling refreshed and motivated ahead of the double header weekend of elite races. It is pretty fair to say, after realising straight away in the race that I had refound my legs and was out of the … Continue reading On The Move
As I am starting to learn, cycling full-time isn't just cycling full time. Even on big weeks, you still have entire afternoons with seemingly not much to do. Apart from eating, cleaning, sleeping and more eating! But as I am starting to get into a routine and trying new things I thought I could give … Continue reading 10 Things for a full time rider to do that isn’t riding your bike!
I've been in France for two weeks now, I've been staying with the team and we have been travelling all over to the first two rounds of the DN3 Coup de France. It has been an eventful few weeks, I am certainly starting to experience the pro racer life style. It is taking some adjusting! … Continue reading Onwards and Upwards!
The aventure begins! I am now here in Lloret de Marr at the Culture Velo pre season training camp. Here's how it's going! A quick point! I would like to start by saying how accommodating the team and team staff have been to me, Oli and Harry. None of us speak much French (we are … Continue reading Culture Velo Team Camp
Some of you may know ( I have been tagging them in various posts and on instagram ), but if you don't...listen up! For the 2018 race season I am really pleased to say I am being supported by Pedal Potential. A group of like minded individuals that help young racers like me reach the … Continue reading New Partnership – Pedal Potential
As many of you know, I have been trying to sell my Bianchi Oltre Xr4 for some time now, but as some of you don't know, I have a buyer ready and waiting for my return to the UK. So before it goes, I thought it was only fair to do round two of my … Continue reading Bike Check: Team OnForm Bianchi Oltre Xr4
I appologise for being a bit behind schedule on these posts, the hole is getting deeper and my ability to focus on my laptop screen and produce words that are actually readable is deteriating. But here we go! After the previous cafe day, we had a big weekend planned, before a rest day on monday … Continue reading Calpe 2K18 – EPIC Ride!
DayWhile at home, with all the long working hours, late nights and irregular sleep, I always found i was never in the state to do any real quality suffering on the turbo (or on the road, the road is just much colder). We found I could easily complete a set one week but then not … Continue reading Calpe 2k18 – The Suffering Begins!