Mind Games

Having become a member of the cycling revolution as a way of keeping fit an early retirement gave me the opportunity to extend the time spent on the bike and as a result the mileage increased. The more miles I cycle the more I want to cycle and as the distances increase so does the…

Cycle Hire In The Algarve

A two-week holiday in the Algarve and the cycling shoes swapped for hiking boots. Sunday morning was no different from any other sunny day in the Algarve save that is the day when most of the Portuguese cyclists take to the road. Whether numbers were boosted by Rui Costas win last week as the new road…

2013 Lincoln Grand Prix Sportive

An entry to last years Lincoln Petit Grand Prix was my first sportive and the cycling around the traffic free fens and wolds was so enjoyable I did not need much persuading to try the 100 mile Sportive at the Lincoln Grand Prix weekend. Contrary to myth Lincolnshire is not entirely flat, the course contained…