Training pays off - chain-gang confidence coupled with turbo power sees me stay at the fighting end of the race, competing for the podium. The 9th round of the SW series is my best yet.
It's coming up for the start of the cyclocross season so it's time for me to start sharpening up my 'cross specific skills. This time I focus on remounting.
A rather mediocre performance where I forget how to corner and a repetitive hill at Westpoint defeats me in the seventh round of the Kalas South West Women's Series.
Things are finally settling down since moving to Devon. A hot sunny day in Torbaydos sees me doing my first crit of the season on the smooth Tarmac of the brand new velopark.
In preparation for an off-road half marathon I have found an inspirational video to help keep motivation high (and get me out of bed on those dark mornings).
Saturday 28th April Race: Yorkshire Day @ The Races One last race before I really knuckle down with uni work and get this degree out of the way. I chose to enter the local(-ish) race at Tockwith Aerodrome with is about ten miles to the west of York. For me, about 1.5-2 hours by train,… Continue reading Tockwith – Yorkshire Day @ The Races
My first time trial of the year was BUCS 10 TT in Cambidgeshire on the 21st of April. Although we had driven the course beforehand and it had looked smooth and fast, it was actually quite slow due to a rise for a motorway flyover and long straits into the wind. (<--- I'm going to… Continue reading BUCS 10 TT