Category Archives: cycling

Tour de Creston 2013

Last Friday, myself and a band of fellow Creston employees embarked on an epic 185 mile cycling adventure from Bristol to London, as part of the inaugural Tour de Creston. The Grand Départ was from One Glass Wharf, home of … Continue reading

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Winter cycling

It’s cold out. Taken at Burrington Combe yesterday.

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Another stunning video from Rapha. Makes me want to grab my bike and head out into the rain.

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I’ve recently become addicted to Strava, a website and app to log, analyse, and compare bike rides. The concept is simple, record rides using GPS and build up a history of your performance, in a manner very similar to products such as … Continue reading

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Turkey burner

Today was the occasion of my first bike ride 2012. I’d been putting off the ride for a few days now, due to the apocalyptic weather that we’ve been enjoying in Britain this week. Today the wind showed no respite (50mph+ … Continue reading

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The Avon Cycleway and the art of getting lost

Had my first attempt at cycling the entire Avon Cycleway in one hit yesterday (85 miles). This is a great cycle route that I’ve cycled parts of over the last year or two, it goes up to the Severn Bridge on the … Continue reading

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Rapha Tour of California 2011

Beautiful video that embodies all that is great about cycling: having fun, exploring beautiful scenery, and testing yourself both physically & mentally. Rapha do some great kit, and are a great brand, despite recent mockery.  It also makes me wanna go … Continue reading

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Cycling on thin ice This was one icey ride, at one point we had to carry our bikes up a hill because the whole thing was covered in thick ice. Stunning route tho, especially once you get out into the Wiltshire countryside.

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