Category Archives: Training

LEJOG day 3 Tiverton to Chepstow

So the day began with the usual routine up for 630am 😦 breakfast which has now become a routine of porridge ( varying quality) scrambled egg and mushrooms as trying to avoid salty food which would make me thirsty . … Continue reading

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LEJOG day 2 Liskeard to Tiverton

Day 2 After much scrabbling around I managed to get another lever from my sons bike ( thanks Niall you will get yours back when mine is fixed I promise ) dropped down the 15 odd miles from Plymouth to … Continue reading

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LEJOG day 1 Lands End to Liskeard

So its been a while since I blogged and it was never my Intention to leave it so long . When I started this blog I was going to update every single evening during the trip . However this became … Continue reading

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The hills have sighs

God darn can’t believe in a little over a weeks time I will set off on my Lands End to John O Groats charity cycle ride and to be honest I am pooping myself . It has always seemed so … Continue reading

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Let the wind blow high let the wind blow low

So I sit here 3 weeks away from the start of my Lands End to John o groats charity cycle ride and I must admit to feeling 110% ready ……. Hahahaah not a bloody chance!!!! Not only have I put … Continue reading

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Moan 500 miles I would moan 500 more

It’s time for a confession my name is Neil and I like to moan , not just any type of moaning as generally am a happy go lucky kind of chap or at least I like to think I am. … Continue reading

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The wheels on the bike go round and round

So time for an update and the 1st one of 2013 , the year I will actually cycle a 1000 miles the length of the country……. Holy poop scary!!! The wheels on the bike go round and round sadly not … Continue reading

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I Resolve to be resolute with my resolutions

So the 31st of December is upon us once more and as is tradition its that time of year when we look back and review the previous 12 months normally with a sense of disappoinment and look forward to the … Continue reading

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If I had £1 for every time someone said……………

So am back in blogville after a short rest mostly because its been non stop rain since I completed the Strava 79 mile challenge and my bikes have been mostly redundant. In fact its not been non stop rain its … Continue reading

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49.6 MPH Darn you!!!

After a week of very little cycling (0 miles oooops) this Sunday was pencilled in for a biggie. I think we will say last week was a taper week. Hey if it works for Team GB am sure its ok … Continue reading

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