Category Archives: cycling
The Tooting Inverse Duathlon is a strange creature. It starts with a five mile ride that takes you along Merton High Street to the joy that is Cycle Superhighway 7. You follow CS7 up to Tooting Bec Station before peeling right … Continue reading
Have you seen my bike key? It has to be around here somewhere! I definitely had it this morning when I locked up my bike and I thought I’d put it in my bag, but I’ve emptied my bag and … Continue reading
My toes hate me. They turn into icicles within minutes of setting off and take about thirty minutes to thaw once I’ve arrived. I suspect overshoes are the answer but every time I try to buy some, the different choices … Continue reading
10 sets of red traffic lights in two miles. Ten. In two miles. Commuting is such a joy.
Mr Sloth was out this evening, so I was cycling home to an empty house. Cycling home to an empty house after leaving work late because some kind soul had put a 5.30pm meeting into my calendar. Cycling home to … Continue reading
“30 mins very easy run on trail or cycle.” It started innocently enough. I decided to give my calf another day’s rest from running and take advantage of the “or cycle” option. And then I remembered how uncomfortable my concrete-filled … Continue reading