Cycling

Audio, Cycling, Podcasts

Froome at the Giro in 2018

I don’t mention it here as often as I should, but I do work as one of the producers on The Cycling Podcast. It’s has once again...

Cycling

Using a £20 Lidl Ultrasonic Cleaner on a Bike Cassette

In my local Lidl this weekend, I noticed a stash of ultrasonic cleaners retailing at £19.99 each. Usually they’d be used for things...

Cycling, Video

Playing with GoPro’s TimeWarp Feature

TimeWarp does a kind of timelapse for motion, but smooths everything out. I still wanted a ride that took over an hour to be faster, so...

Cycling, Video

Driving Under Lockdown

As the roads are currently much emptier during the UK coronavirus lockdown, in general terms it’s actually somewhat safer out there....

Cycling, Video

Just A Regular Cycle Ride Home

I turned on my bike camera this evening for the first time in ages, and a single ride pretty much captured everything in a single shot. Two...

Cycling, Photography

UCI World Championships – Harrogate 2019

With the first home cycling World Championships since they were at Goodwood in 1982 (which very much predates my interest in cycling), I...

Cycling, Podcasts

Eight Seconds

This year is the 30th anniversary of what in my lifetime has been the greatest Tour de France of all time. In 1989, American Greg LeMond...

Books, Cycling

Need For The Bike by Paul Fournel

My Tour de France inspired cycling themed book marathon continues with Need For The Bike, a classic that I’d somehow never heard of....

Books, Cycling

Racing Through the Dark: The Fall and Rise of David Millar

Continuing my non-stop cycling reading during this year’s Tour de France, I turned to a volume has been sitting around on my...

Cycling

The Cycling Podcast Mug

I was delighted to receive this in the post today. Stacey Snyder has been making these mugs during the Grand Tours this year to help raise...