Tag: bike


Pavement stencil saying 'Why do you love cycling? #ilovecyclingbecause'

In the last couple of weeks, images with the hashtag #Ilovecyclingbecause have appeared on the pavements. The first time I spotted one, I was on my bike (on the road, not on the pavement!) Frustratingly, I passed by too quickly to read what it said. As soon as I went Read more…

Evans Rideit! Sportive

Stuart fixing a puncture at the Evans RideIt! Sportive

My first big cycling event of the year was scheduled to be Evans RideIt! Sportive in Newbury. Three distances were offered: Short: 30 miles/48km Medium: 50 miles/80km Long: 70 miles/112km I’ve not been doing a lot of cycle training, but the plan was to do the long course with Stuart, Read more…