We raised £2,249.23 for The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity which we are really pleased about – thank you so much for your generous support. http://www.justgiving.com/oxed Annoyingly the distance we covered was half a mile short of 400 miles!!! Here is a nice overview map of the route generated by VeloViewer.com
So the 2016 charity cycling challenge is Oxford to Edinburgh – 400 miles over 3 days! Originally we (Anthony and I) were going to attempt to do it over 2 but we looked at the route and decided that was too crazy – doing it over 3 days will still be very hard – day 3 […]
Really enjoyed riding around Garda earlier in the month. Mata Cycles near Salo are very friendly and helpful and I rented one of their bikes for 3 days.
This is quite a cool way of seeing our route, created by veloviewer.com which does great things with your Strava data.
I think photos and videos are pretty much complete now – on the Google Photos Album here: http://bit.ly/lejogon-photos Real mix of crazy ones, landscapes and lovely MAMIL shots!!!
We did it! More details including stats and all the photos to follow! Some bits on twitter and here is a YouTube of Nick swimming at JoG: Nick takes a dip after #lejogon: http://youtu.be/lOPr3L_QCys More soon – still feels surreal that we completed it and that other than feeling a bit tired I am ok! […]
So I thought I’d put up some more information about the charity cycling expedition I am taking on with Andy, Anthony and Nick from the 10th May. We are doing it over 8 days so about 115 miles a day with some serious climbing. Even with the training we are doing its going to be […]
Will be Lands End to John O’Groats! (LEJOG) with 2 friends – for a Cancer Charity. Over 8 days in May 2014. Training regime must therefore continue… More details to follow! Friends and family – if you are interested in joining me then let me know!!!
Have been very lucky to get in some great mountain bike riding over the last few weeks. Couple of really good rides (albeit challenging and tiring ones!) in the Peaks including riding down Jacobs Ladder (which I was really pleased I managed to ride without coming off in a massive and very painful way!!). Photos […]
Photos from our recent holiday to Tuscany Italy (click) More details to follow when we can find time to write up our notes.