"OK, so how quick is 'quickish'?
I think I'm an ok rider, am comfortable with that distance, can hold about 14mph average over 50+ hillyish miles. But if this is hammer down, hold on for dear life sort of thing, then I…"
"Really surprised not to see more people down last night (I confess I had to miss last week). These are great sessions - really well instructed, and will definitely give you the advantage in Jon's impromptu plank-off competitions.…"
"Thanks for tip-off - will definitely want to do this. Will probably aim for an early-ish slot as, based on experience of doing this route over summer with Harriet and Claire, this will take me HOURS."
"Saw you all going down East Hill on the way there - I think Harriet heard my shouts. Hope you had a more productive morning than I did - spent much of it debatingwhether the fog had cleared enough to go out in theriver (it…"
"Looks great - have signed up for Etape Caledonia, so really need to start getting winter miles in. May be in for 6th, depending on whether I'm racing previous day or that day. Train out is a good idea - traipsing out through suburbs…"
"I did the cross-Scotland rat race at the weekend - I got freaked out by all the people on serious mountain bikes... there are a series of photos of me in transition pointing in horror at super-knobbly tyres. But actually a (borrowed) cyclo-cross…"