Monthly Archives: February 2012

Five things I learned from a trip to the Track World Cup

So… no seasonal racing bow for me in the end. I’m keeping my modest stock of powder dry for the next event at Mountbatten Centre on March 11.  I did, however, take a trip to see some proper bike racers … Continue reading

Posted in My road racing

The Last Huzzah (for now) – Rich Mitch Cyclo-Cross Diaries part 8

All season long my pal Richard Mitchelson has been trying out the sport of cyclo-cross and reporting on his exploits as a guest writer for the blog.  Here’s his eighth and final race report, so thanks a million Rich for … Continue reading

Posted in Rich Mitch's cyclo-cross | 2 Comments

I’ll thprint and thprint and thprint until I’m thick!

Sprinting.  Nothing to it – just riding as quick as you can, right? If only.  Any number of important factors must fall into place before you can hope for success in the bunch gallop that concludes most flat course cycle … Continue reading

Posted in My road racing | 1 Comment