Charity Bike Ride – Day 2

(See Day 1) Marlborough to Wallingford (50miles/80km) Today started much better than yesterday. A full English breakfast and a sunny day with birds chirping outside – a good sign! At 10am the goup rode out of Marlborough and straight up the steepest hill of the day! What a start! I […]

Charity Bike Ride – Day 1

Wallingford to Marlborough (50miles/80km)The early 6.30am start was only the beginning of this nightmare! After registering and waiting around for all the late-comers, we set off at around 9.30am. The first 10km were great; tarred roads, flat, dry. After passing through a few villages, we went offroad and onto the […]

Riding along the towpath

A three and a half minute helmet-cam clip of us mountain biking on the Thames towpath and in Richmond Park. Mountain biking the towpath from delboy. Be the first to like. Like Unlike

Training Wheels

I wish I’d had them yesterday! Brad and I went for a ride out in the Chilterns again. We left early ‘cos we had to be back at work for 5pm. When we got there, everything was still covered with a sprinkling of snow. The ground was frozen solid too! […]

On the road again!

Not wanting to become a winter couch potato just yet, I dragged my butt out to Swinley Forest yesterday to ride my mountain bike. What a great day out! It didn’t start that way though. Our 1 hour drive turned into two because some dumb-ass driver had had an accident […]

Camping and riding

This past weekend we decided at the last minute to go camping and mountain biking! We set off at 9am yesterday (Saturday) and headed to a village in East Sussex called Alfriston. We set up our tents then hopped on our bikes. Our route went through the village then up […]