Monthly Archives: August 2013

Doone Valley Campsite…..a quick review

Having just come back from Devon at the weekend, I thought I would do a quick review of the campsite we stayed at…..Doone Valley! Not Doom, Doone I say, as in RD Blackmore…? Lorna Doone….? Oh I give up. So … Continue reading

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150,000 feet

That’s the amount of climbing completed on the bike this year so far (to add to the 2200miles ridden). Quite a shock when I look at the numbers now but pleased with my continued effort and progress. Its become easier … Continue reading

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Back from Devon

Too tired to post much other than to say what a great weekend was had. The weather was great (not too hot not too cold), the cycling hard but fabulous and the campsite to die for. I’ll do a better … Continue reading

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Off to North Devon

Another weekend looms and this time, we are off to North Devon to combine a bit of cycling and camping. We are basing ourselves not far from Lynmouth which has been refered to as little Switzerland by some and its … Continue reading

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2000 cycling miles and counting….

In all the excitement of yesterdays 100 mile ride, I passed another milestone. Yesterday I also passed 2000 miles on the bike for 2013. I am not sure what I am hoping for in terms of a year’s end total … Continue reading

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Gospel Pass by bike

Well I have done it many times on foot whether hiking or camping in the area but I have never done Gospel Pass on a bike before! As the weather was looking ok-ish and I got up early, I decided … Continue reading

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