I kicked off my week in Wigan and Leigh with a series of school visits. I visited several different primary schools around the area, speaking to individual classes as well as presenting to bigger groups in the school halls. It was wonderful to have the opportunity to meet so many different children and get them all excited and interested in cycling.
After a great week in Ireland for Bike Week I was back on a plane to the Flavours of Fingal Country Show, just outside Dublin. With over 90,000 people attending and fantastic weather all weekend we were busy from dawn to dusk at Streetvelodrome providing a free and fun way for everyone to get into… Continue reading Flavours of Fingal
I've just spent the last week in Ireland delivering some really cool community engagement events with Streetvelodrome to children and adults across Ireland. This was all part of international Bike Week and the aim was to get as many people as possible on to bikes and having fun. We started off in Ballymena, Northern Ireland… Continue reading Bike Week in Ireland with Streetvelodrome
Some people may be able to escape the colder months by jetting off to warmer climes but for most of us in northern Europe its a matter of being prepared. Here are my top tips for surviving the winter. Eat well. Winter training is normally made up of long steady riding. This base training is… Continue reading Cycling through the winter
If you hadn't noticed already, I love cycling! Over the last few years I have raced for domestic teams in the UK competing at a regional, national and international level. The highlights of my racing include; 2 x South West Cyclocross Champion, UK Competing in the Tour Series, UK Competing in the Ras na mBan,… Continue reading I love cycling
Here's my latest installment for CYCLOCROSSRIDER, which, if you keep up-to-date with my race reports, you'll already know, but here it is in a slightly different format with shiny pictures too!
A jam-packed weekend of racing, first in the Elite race at the day long cyclocross festival otherwise known as Rapha Super Cross (Alexandra Palace, London) followed by the second round of the National Cyclocross Trophy Series in Southampton.