Post ride… Wednesday

It’s Wednesday .. a few days after finishing my ride. Physically i’m not doing too bad… the only lasting injury i have is a numb left hand. It seems it’s likely to be related to a trapped nerve and am hopeful that the osteopath will fix it (or at least attempt to fix...

Day 9… made it !

Greetings from Lands End. Which means I made it.. the end of a long emotional physically draining mental journey. It’s been a hard day. More than 7000 ft of climbing.. almost 100 miles.. and without the help of Andy & Mike and the boys i don’t know if...

Day 8… hitting the wall

Today it rained.. again. So thats rain 7 out of 8 days so far. Hoping that the final day is dry for the finish… fingers crossed. But it has been a good day. 106 miles.. and feeling pretty good. Andy and Peter were complete stars.. and Graham joined us for a...

Day 7… and it didn’t rain !

today was the first dry day I’ve had… and that made it a good day. Left Ludlow at 7.. and the three of us (me, Wiggy and Adrian) had a good run all the way to Monmouth. Good speed and good times. Was sad to say goodbye to them there but was grateful for...

Day 6

Another day of mixed events and emotions. Was out nice and early.. but then was struck with major mechanical issues – 2 punctures and a new tyre.. so 4 hours delayed. Finally got properly going about 10.30 and maxed good time… Had some help on the road...