Category Archives: #cycling

  1. Maratona 2013 – #MDD27

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    September 14, 2013 by shortbloke

    Every year in July around 12,000 cyclists pitch up in Corvara, a small ski resort in the Italian Dolomites.  They …
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  2. Mechanicals, Hills and Kings.

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    June 6, 2013 by shortbloke

    Lots of people want to change their lives. Not all of them get the chance to do so. A small …
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  3. The Kentish Killer, uniquely challenging

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    February 24, 2013 by shortbloke

    So there it was, the Kentish Killer. The first major event of the South Eastern English Sportive season. Over 1,000 …
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  4. And now, the count down to the Kentish Killer

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    January 27, 2013 by shortbloke

    Things are not going too well on the training front for me so far this year. I’m 7lbs over target …
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  5. A Proper YoLo moment

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    January 24, 2013 by shortbloke

    The Blokes are mostly of an age where that sense of one’s own mortality – the one that comes inevitably …
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  6. A new year, a new start

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    January 17, 2013 by shortbloke

    Forgive me readers, for I have lazed. It’s more than 3 weeks since my last post. In fact, the New …
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  7. Lance… a legacy lost

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    December 20, 2012 by shortbloke

    The largest of the small people in my house is hard at work learning how to be an educated person. …
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  8. A Plan for the Giau

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    December 4, 2012 by shortbloke

    If I were a little more pedantic, I would rename this blog Enfield Pretty Ordinary Blokes. The Blokes are, to …
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  9. Lance, how could you?

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    October 19, 2012 by shortbloke

    So everyone seems to now agree that Lance was dirty. There is no doubt that he worked hard, rode hard …
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