OxEd – Oxford to Edinburgh in 3 days by bike for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

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 […]

GPX file for RideLondon route

Here is my .gpx file from last years RideLondon 100 in case anyone wants the route for their Garmin. Can’t guarantee it will be the same as this year but it looks like it will be. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/55541537/RL2013.gpx Looking forward to this years event, although the weather forecast looks somewhat interesting at the moment!

Lands End to John o Groats (#LEJOGON) cycling adventure for Charity

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 […]

RideLondon-Surrey 100 post ride report!

Wow what an experience the RideLondon-Surrey 100 was! Riding on  closed roads was such a blast. Completed the course in a much quicker time than I expected – 5 hours 3 minutes! Full pictures: http://flickr.com/gp/67554089@N00/g5ShR5/ I am very appreciative of the support that colleagues, friends and family have given me for my BHF charity fundraising. […]

Recent Tech Discoveries (July 09 edition)

Some Recent Tech Discoveries I thought I’d share: The Good: Windows 7 RC – writing the blog post from it – excellent OS (and that says a lot coming from me!) Ubuntu 9.04 -What can I say – wow – is the OS market hotting up or what? Right when they said the Browser will […]

Photos from Peak District Holiday and other riding

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 […]