Tag: Cycling

British Cycling Masters National Track Cycling Championships 2019 Report

July 10, 2019

I had lots of work related stress coming into this championships so I put no pressure on myself to perform. I just tried to enjoy the racing and that paid off with a new best performance in the points race.


The Joy and Pain of the Team Pursuit

November 26, 2016

The team pursuit is my favourite track event, nothing matches the excitement that comes from travelling at such high speeds inches from the wheel. When it goes well it feels like being part of the perfect cycling machine.


UCI Masters Track Cycling World Championships 2016 Report

November 1, 2016

I did not have the best build up to the UCI Masters Track Cycling World Championships 2016. A week of diarrhoea and stomach cramps isn't what you want as you try and build form for a major event. It proved to be a week of highs and lows.


Bont Vaypor Plus Review

December 30, 2014

Bont seem to be the Marmite of cycling shoes. They have a distinct design philosophy and promise customisable fit through heat mouldable carbon construction. This is a report on my experiences with their top end road shoe.


Garmin Edge 510 Review

October 1, 2014

There are numerous reviews of the 510 but they do not really cover using it with a power meter, and an SRM in particular. Recent fireware updates have addressed the ability to stop auto zero offset and have added some really useful metrics that are incredibly useful in training.


Rapha Kit Review

October 1, 2014

Rapha is unashamedly expensive, claiming to provide the best in technical fabrics and design for cycling. Are you just paying a premium to be in an exclusive club or does it actually live up to the hype?



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