Midweek miles & lessons to learn

Cycling during the week is a rare but happy occasion. This week we've had family over including our lovely cousin Amber, a fellow blogger. Although she doesn't blog about life on two wheels she is a huge supporter of me getting out and writing about life and bikes. So with some words of encouragement, on Thursday …

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Yorkshire tracks and trails

Half term was a welcome break from the routine. A few days away in Yorkshire with the family, great weather, rest and some good exercise. There were lovely walks, plenty of down time and some time on the bikes We tried the trails at Sutton Bank, hiring bikes this time, as lugging them from home was …

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Mud

Today's mini adventure on two wheels was a muddy one.   Strong winds made road cycling an unattractive option so we decided on the mountain bikes. We set off for the trails not too far from home, near a peat bog. There were fallen branches and twigs and, of course, huge puddles from recent rain.   I …

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