Monthly Archives: March 2012

Loose spokes and rough roads

The miles I’ve been doing seem to be taking their toll on my bike. Whilst riding back to Harrogate, all the spokes on my back wheel decided they no longer wanted to be attached and worked completely loose. Which explains … Continue reading

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Nice weather arrives

With all this nice weather we’ve had there’s been no excuses not to get out on the bikes. I started well and got to Friday with only 7.5 miles to go. Working all day Saturday meant I didn’t get out … Continue reading

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Miles…

Another week gone and 125 miles ridden by us both. I managed to get upto 44mph on Saturday, a new record (for me)! Bring on 50mph! We’re upping to 137.5 miles for this week. Shouldn’t be a problem if we … Continue reading

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A 125 mile week

This week our target is 125 miles. I got off to a bad start by leaving my bike at Andys house, so on Monday I managed zero miles. I thought I’d better get out on Tuesday so I went for … Continue reading

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Another successful week

Both Andy and I completed our target distance of 112.5 miles last week. Although we both had to do a last minute 6 miler on Sunday night just to bump up our totals. Mostly we’ve been doing shortish rides and spreading … Continue reading

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Last Week

So… now we’re in March and we only have five months in which to train ourselves to be able to ride our target of 150 miles in a day, eight days in a row. We have loosely set ourselves a … Continue reading

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