The Tortoise v’s The Hare!

Shortly before Christmas I found myself having to take the car to work instead of my usual mode of transport – the bike!  Just one journey reminded me why I choose to travel by bike.  A journey that normally takes me just 10 minutes on a bike took me 3o minutes by car!!  How ridiculous […]

Braving the weather

Ok so I went along to our local ‘Ladies Leisure Ride’ yesterday only to find that I was the only one insane enough to turn up in such conditions.  Nevertheless I plucked up some enthusiasm to take the long way home and surprisingly really enjoyed the ride despite the wind and rain! It is often the case […]

Raleigh Chopper

This is me!

A brief view of my life through the spokes of a bicycle wheel… Having been born into a family that lives, breathes, eats and sleeps bikes, it was inevitable that I would eventually succumb to the addition of two wheels. I have attempted over the years to steer myself in alternative directions, having tried other […]