Category Archives: cycling

40things: Le Big Bike Race

A few weeks ago a big bike race started in Leeds. My day started at 3:30, when I got up in order to make it to my check-in location (CIL) on time, because I was a volunteer. A blueshirt. A … Continue reading

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I wasn’t planning on getting on my bike, and yet.

Although I’m volunteering as a Tourmaker for the TdF (five weeks away!) I wasn’t really expecting to get on my bike any time before then; my feelings on cycling in Leeds are pretty well established (the short version is that … Continue reading

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40Things: sur Ilkley Moor sans chapeau.

One of my 40things is to do some volunteerings. One of the things I help out at is Thought Bubble, so in order to do something new I thought I’d be a volunteer for the Tour de France Grand Depart … Continue reading

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Look, it’s not about what you ride, it’s about how you ride it.

I’m going to get a bit ranty, today. Sorry about that. It is also very UK -centric. I ride a bike. I also walk, and I drive a car. When I can get away with it (when there’s little traffic) … Continue reading

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