Tag: Riding the North

The Restoration Man

I saw a thing of beauty recently. I was on my morning commute, riding down Talbot Road in Old Trafford, Manchester. I stood on the pedals and pushed hard. I had to check it out. As I got nearer I knew I was right. It was a...

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The Audaxity Of It

It never ceases to amaze me just how many sub-cultures there are in cycling. Alongside all the razzmatazz of the pro riders at the performance end of the sport, the straining of the MAMIL (middle aged man in lycra) and the bling...

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The Veloplan

Have you ever set yourself a plan for the year to come? I have. Traditionally these commitments are made on New Year’s day and are broken well before February is out. This plan is different. It’s October, it’s full of specifics...

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