Monthly Archives: November 2011

As the page turns…

What are we gonna do now? What are we gonna do now? I was raised on a diet of surreal humour, fed with great gusto by my father.  In fact, love for shows such as The Goons, Monty Python and … Continue reading

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Do as I say, not as I do… top ten tips for budding cycle racers

OK, I promised to share some of what I’ve learned in my first year of cycle racing, so here goes. I must stress that I am most definitely not the fount of all knowledge where this sort of stuff is … Continue reading

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Inglourious basterd

An hour of lung-searing, snot blowing pain complete.  Still another half-hour, plus five laps, to go. That voice in my head, which started as a gentle pleading, had now taken on an insistent, schoolmaster’s, tone. Stop being such a bloody … Continue reading

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