Monthly Archives: April 2014

Wet and windy RP laps (tongue in cheek)

I will attempt to relate the story of this morning’s outing without too much self regard. :)) We met up at the shop as arranged at 06:45. On the way, I overtook Ian outside the new ‘Le Creuset’ store. He … Continue reading

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A ride in the Ardennes

Belgium is flat. Well, it’s flat in the west, in Flanders, but even that region has its hellingen; short, steep cobbled ramps which test the legs of pros and amateurs alike. These rutted brutes are a feature of the Ronde van Vlaanderen, perhaps … Continue reading

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Spring in the Ardennes

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A walk in the park

Clear and crisp Spring morning in Alexandra Palace Park, walking with my dog, Cracker, gazing at the hawthorn blossom and attempting to identify the different fragrances hanging in the air. Suddenly, a juicy fat rat with a sleek brown pelt … Continue reading

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A week in the life of Muswell Hill Peloton

Wednesday morning 26th March: Chilly: Big Mig, Iron MIke, PowerSaul, BianchiAlex and yours truly convened in Muswell Hill for a few anticlockwise laps of Regents Park. Kicked off with a warm up lap, progessed to 5 quick laps at around 85% … Continue reading

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