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Use a good bike lock!

The U-lock obviously did its job well, but perhaps it wasn’t wise to park outside Halfords in Eastleigh in the first place.  Fortunately, the tea leaves mustn’t have had a crank removal tool with them, otherwise it could have been a lot worse. Advertisements

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Mission Accomplished!

Many thanks to all who supported me in this endeavour.  My fundraising page will remain open for a while yet, so if you feel moved to contribute, do please go ahead! My main mission, of course, was to raise funds … Continue reading

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Jo Rowsell

This item, about the participation of Jo Rowsell MBE (world record holder and Team GB Olympic Gold medallist) puts me firmly in my place.  She’s never ridden as far as 100 miles before, but expects to do it in five … Continue reading

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Almost ready

This Sunday’s Wiggle Super Series sportive, the Magnificat, starts from Newbury racecourse and is the last organised ride I’ll be doing before the big one in August.  While the 81-mile standard course is still roughly twenty short of the August … Continue reading

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The Long One

This Saturday’s Wiggle Super Series event, The Long One, starts from Fontwell Racecourse.  The course has just been published and my reading of the map is that those – like me – doing the 81-mile Standard course will only get … Continue reading

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