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Tour Of Britain 2016 Stage 3

Stage 3 of the 2016 edition of the Tour of Britain was based in Cheshire East. The stage started in Congleton, before looping around to Tatton Park, where the race was due to to finish later in the day, on a second visit. […]

By |8th September, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Fixed Gear in the Peak District

Some time ago I wrote about a bike that I had built up with the intention of having a go at riding fixed gear, […]

By |31st August, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Eroica Britannia 2016

Despite torrential rain in the week before the festival, Bakewell was once again the perfect host of the third running of Eroica Britannia from the 17th – 19th June 2016. […]

Buxton Mountain Time Trial

The Buxton Cycling Club Mountain Time Trial is held on Good Friday every year. This year it took place on the 25th March with 181 riders entering, a record number for the event. […]

By |27th March, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Zwift – First Look

It’s pouring down outside. Not a little bit of drizzle, but one of those mornings where a visit to the outside bin seems an adventure too far. So what are your options? Catch up on jobs, join the hoards at your local crowded shopping centre, or settle on the sofa for Saturday morning TV. […]

By |24th October, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Monsal Hill Climb 2015

From ages 8 to 78, from lightweight 5.5KG speed machine, to Penny Farthing, the 85th Monsal Climb was made up of a eclectic mixture of cyclists tacking the 675 yard hill climb in the heart of the Peak District. […]

By |6th October, 2015|Categories: Blog, Climbs|Tags: , , |

Tour Of Britain 2015 Stage 6

Stage 6 of the 2015 Tour of Britain was a 192.7km route, starting in Stoke and finishing in Nottingham. The route took in a lot of the Peak District, from the Roaches, to Buxton, Castleton and Bakewell. […]

By |11th September, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |

Brickworks and the Goyt Valley

Grade: Challenging.┬áStarting from Macclesfield, postcode:┬áSK11 6QG, this 24 mile challenging route includes classic Peak District climbs, the Brickworks from Bollington, and the climb through the Goyt Valley towards the Cat and Fiddle Pub. […]

Photography and Cycling

Photography and cycling, the perfect combination. Long before my obsession with cycling began, I have always been a keen outdoors photographer, both with film and digital. […]

By |18th July, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Eroica Britannia 2015

Bakewell – the home of vintage cycling in the UK, or so it would seem after the second running of Eroica Britannia from the 19th-21st June 2015. […]

By |27th June, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |