Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Red Lantern

This weekend sees the start of the cycling calendar’s most prestigious bicycle race.  The Tour de France is a stage race over three weeks that combines time trials, sprint finishes, and my favourite, racing in the mountains.  It includes aspects of rivals … Continue reading

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Bicycle Thieves

What more dispiriting experience is there for a cyclist than discovering that their bike has been nicked?  This has happened to me only once.  It was the first bicycle I owned as an adult.  I had been given it by a friend who … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

Back in March, when I took a break from writing this blog, I was at a low ebb.  Today I am glad to report that I am feeling a whole lot better.  So, what has happened that has meant that … Continue reading

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