Writing reports from single events have been a rarity in 2020, with the majority of my events being time trials I guess they aren’t the most exciting of races to report on. The majority of TT race reports will be something like: ‘Felt pretty good for the first half, started to hurt from just after … More Sporting TTs > Out and back TTs…& first open TT win
Will it make me faster? Can I justify the cost? Is there a better alternative? These were just a few of the questions I was constantly asking myself when considering in undertaking a wind tunnel session. The experience of wind tunnel testing has been of interest for a long time and ever since wind tunnels … More Cycling wind tunnel testing – is it worth it?
It’s been a while since writing anything on here, and it’s fair to say the world a different place to what it was just 6 months ago…The world is a few months deep into a global pandemic and I’ve no doubt it has impacted everyone in one form or another. A mixture of boredom and … More Got bored, wrote a blog post….2020 Season recap?
August has been another reasonably successful month, albeit with some valuable lessons learnt along the way. The month began with a Kermesse style road race around the Cranfield triangle circuit, the race ended up being just over an hour due to a bad crash after a few laps into the race. I knew due to … More 2019….drawing to a close
July began by concluding an enjoyable family holiday in and around Lake Garda, Italy. We spent 4 days in Sirmione to the south of the lake then rode to Riva Del Garda for the remainder of the stay. The area is great for cycling and has a lot to offer. I spent the majority of … More Riding through July
June has been somewhat of a successful/ breakthrough month this year given it got off to a slow start hindered by injury. The month began coming 11th at central region RR champs, my highest placing in a Nat B this year so promising signs of some form coming through. I then competed in a midweek crit … More It’s getting hot…..
In early May I travelled back home for a few weeks due to easter holidays, before the final year exams to conclude my second year of uni. During this period at home I got stuck into a load of road racing and a few tts. WVS RR Race report: Sunday 5th May saw Seb and … More May Update
Racing wise, April has probably been my busiest month ever, I’ve had a double header every weekend apart from the final weekend where the TT on Saturday 27th was sadly cancelled. Sadly though, all with a slightly dodgy knee that has still not fully recovered. I eventually saw a specialist and subsequently had an MRI … More Strangely successful April….
After kicking off the 2019 competitive account at nationals in January I have been forced to delay my full race programme due to a lingering injury. Towards the start of march there was a Wednesday afternoon where the sun was out, temperature was high and I went out for a ride with a load of … More A Stunted Start….
The last month and a bit has been pretty crazy. With christmas festivities, National track champs and a short trip away for some pedalling in Spain. After the success of BUCS track champs, training was all going well, knocking out all kinds of power pb’s in sessions and getting excited of what would be possible … More Nationals and Calpeh