Last Sunday, I was one of 1200 riders who took part in the Wiggle Super Series New Forest Spring Sportive. Below is the video from this great event.
|Date||Miles||Time||Type||Avg Speed (MPH)||Links|
|Mon, 11th Apr 2011||25||1:16:17||Road||19.8||Strava – Garmin|
|Thu, 14th Apr 2011||21||1:11:14||Road||17.6||Garmin|
|Fri, 15th Apr 2011||25||1:30:13||Road||17.0||Strava – Garmin|
|Sat, 16th Apr 2011||25||1:20:53||Road||18.2||Strava – Garmin|
|Sun, 17th Apr 2011||84||4:26:29||Road||19.1||Strava – Garmin|
On Monday, I really pushed it on the way home from Brighton which, with the blustery Westerly wind, helped me get a Personal Best on both the Exceat and the East Dean Road climbs on Strava. Continue reading
My day off work this week was friday, which coincided nicely with the start of the #30daysofbiking.
This is an initiative whereby you pledge to ride your bike every day throughout the month of April (not that I need much of an incentive to ride my bike). It’s a way of encouraging people to ride their bikes instead of using their cars, for anything from going to the local shops to collecting the kids from school or just going out on your bike for the hell of it. You get the idea! You then spread the word further by telling people about your ride on Twitter, Facebook and/or other social media. Continue reading
Quirky clips from the past.
Unfortunately, for those of you who don’t speak French, you’ll be missing out on 90 minutes of the best behind the scenes look at the 2010 Tour de France. For those who do speak French, Enjoy!
This is how the Tour de France professionals do it.
The music is Mozart, Symphony No.25 in G Minor.
There are 2 Etapes du Tour this year; the Alpes d’Huez and the Saint-Flour stage in the Massif Central. If you were wondering what it would be like to cycle these events, wonder no more. On the 7th December 2010, Cyclefilms are releasing “L’ETAPE 2011 – Two Roads to Glory”, a DVD featuring both etapes. Below is a preview of the Massif Central stage to Saint-Flour stage.
“L’ETAPE 2011 – Two Roads to Glory” will be out on the 7thDecember 2010. Order your copy now.
While you’re at it, have a read of this review of this forthcoming DVD release.