10 Simple Tips for Climbing

  1 : Use your gears. Don’t struggle in a gear in the middle of the cassette just to have a few gears left in reserve if you get in…

10 simple tips for sprinting

1 . Always sprint on the drops. You will be safer and faster unless it’s a steep uphill finish when it’s acceptable to use the hoods. 2. Look where you’re…

The great escape

Life is so full nowadays that we rarely get a chance to take a break from its momentum. For many the day begins with a sleepy arm outstretched whilst a…

Hero

Late September 1985. The Master (school principal) stands in front of a room full of fourth, fifth and sixth class pupils and informs them that a big cycle race is…

The Dream Machine

Part of what makes life worthwhile is the anticipation of getting something that you really, really want. Whether that be a watch or a car, a house or a pair…