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 Ridgeway. The legs were still […]

Time to knuckle down!

I thought it was about time to put that new bike to good use so I’ve decided to do a mountain bike challenge in May! It’s 98 miles (160km) over two days and we are cycling from Wallingford in Oxford to Marlborough in Wiltshire. Now that may not sound like much of a challenge to […]