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The Lean Race

Last year I did the Bristol Bikefest in 9.5 hours and 16 laps , this year I’d like to do the full 12 hours, doing something like 20 laps. I’m going to try and work on a 2 lap period, … Continue reading

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Going solo for half of the SPAM Erlestoke Twelve

The plan was to use the Erlestoke Twelve as a bit of pre-race training before the Bikefest the weekend after. By doing the 6 hour solo event, I’d get a feel for what food, drink and rest I’d need for … Continue reading

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Having a blast at Builth Wells

Given my last event was the Winter Challenge back in frosty January the weather for this event couldn’t have been more of a contrast. In a word gorgeous. I always enjoy the drive to Builth Wells, reminds me of driving … Continue reading

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The SPAMBiking Winter Challenge

I had expected the mud. On the day it wasn’t so bad, all ride-able and didn’t cause any mechanical issues. However I’ve got to say I still prefer it frozen solid. I had expected the cyclo-crossers. They aren’t so bad, … Continue reading

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