Obviously a ride report is pending, but meanwhile, here's a quick video mashup of the whole thing: My Movie from Matthew Gaskell on Vimeo.
So, I’ve tried to pare down what I will need for 4-5 days travelling, and it looks like this: This includes a change of clothes, some basics to stop me smelling like I’ve died, somewhere to sleep and something to warm stuff up with (I’m useless without coffee in the morning). I will have to … Continue reading
So Saturday July 8th was the 25th Dunwich Dynamo. It's a pretty unique event in that it's unofficial, has grown organically over the years purely through word of mouth, and is enormously well attended. It's a wonderful event with a great atmosphere, and is supported in a unique and very unofficial way along it's route, … Continue reading Dunwich Dynamo!
Thanks to great companies like Alpkit, touring (or bikepacking as the youngsters call it nowadays) seems to be a much more streamlined affair these days. Rather than huge, loafing donkey packs slung over the wheels, we have sleek, centrally loaded bags that keep us more aero and do away with the need to meticulously split … Continue reading Stuff!! Travelling Light
Isn’t it a pain when life gets in the way of your plans? So the last month I should have been busily racking up miles and spending every available moment in the saddle and working on my endurance, but in fact I’ve not managed very much in the way of riding at all. Obviously it’s … Continue reading New Wheels!
I am not a nutritionist, so let me preface some of this post by saying that none of this information is backed by scientific research or any form of qualification, and that following any of the advice / recipe below could be considered dangerous. Staying fed on a bike and keeping your energy levels up … Continue reading Staying Fed
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Suffolk Sunrise 2017 On the day, we arrived bright and early, just 45 minutes after the official start….and picked up race numbers. A bag of jelly babies was gratefully received and stowed safely in my jersey pocket with the other bag of jelly babies... the banana, the energy gels, hex wrenches, spare inner tube, pump, … Continue reading Suffolk Sunrise 2017