Category Archives: #cycling

  1. The Thin and the Powerful

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    December 28, 2016 by shortbloke

    When physical challenges are hard, but less than essential to survival, motivation can be hard to muster. I have to …
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  2. And so it starts in ernest…..

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    April 10, 2016 by shortbloke

    We’re now about 4 months away from the biggest ride of most of our lives so far (TB has already …
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  3. Everyone loves a good target.

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    February 21, 2016 by shortbloke

    It’s the season for setting targets it seems. Running The oldest of all targets still stands. After all these years, it’s still …
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  4. The Blokes made me do it.

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    January 25, 2016 by shortbloke

    I’ve got to be honest, the last couple of months of 2015 were not filled with a great deal of …
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  5. The closest of calls

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    July 29, 2015 by shortbloke

    Hard. A word that comes close to describing the 2015 Etape du Tour, one of the biggest and most iconic amateur cycling events in the world.

  6. A small rant….

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    September 9, 2014 by shortbloke

    <START RANT> So I’m back in Cyclo-Commuter-Land for a short while, which is not a bad thing from a fitness …
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  7. A reason why

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    May 10, 2014 by shortbloke

    A while back TB and I rode out into the heart of the Hertfordshire hinterland. Then we rode back again. …
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