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!
Its our first recovery day in Calpe, which means we had to check out the go to cafe destination in the area! D-Origen Coffee Roasters in Altea. We chose the right time too, running into Team Dimension Data. See how we found it here! Or see how the week was here! Food: So we headed … Continue reading Cafe Connoisseur Ep2 – D-Origen Coffee Roasters – Altea
So I am heading back to Calpe for another year. Here it is...Calpe 2k18! Travel Day: This was an interesting one. So I was working the night before and our flight left in the early hours of the morning. But during the day it was pretty normal, was meant to be packing my life into … Continue reading Calpe 2k18 – The Start of the 2018 Season
I have thought about writing some reviews for a while now, so here we go. I won't be writing one for everything, but for those few select items which are now always at the top of my kit draw... Essential for those early morning starts and long descents, the fleecy inner keeps you warm and … Continue reading Essentials: Le Col Neck Warmer
For 2018 I have been selected to be a Le Col Influencer. Le Col are a well established British based brand, founded by ex-pro and GB rider Yanto Barker in 2009. They strive to create top of the range, performance based cycling apparel. I am incredibly honoured to be able to use it as training … Continue reading New Partnership – Le Col
So the time has come to announce my plans for next year. Next year I will be riding for Culture Velo based in L'Isle-Jourdain in the south of France along with CSCA Proprete 2000 for races in Guadeloupe. The year will start out with the team training camp in Girona from Feb 17th-25th, then after … Continue reading Chapter 2 – Culture Velo
The mentality: With the race season only 3 months away and Calpe less then a week, at this time of the year the training is very serious and the numbers become very important. This weekend could be my last opportunity for a while to go on an adventure, chill out and just enjoy the ride. … Continue reading A Three Day Adventure
Due to a slight change in circumstances, the race I will now be doing is not the Tour of Guadeloupe, but the Tour of Martinique on July 8th-16th. The French team were struggling to field a full squad so communication broke down with the race organisers. I still have strong links to the DS and … Continue reading Slight Change in Situation!