Monthly Archives: December 2013

Breaking the 10 stone barrier….

20 months into the “diet” (aka eating sensibly and exercising!) and I have just tripped the 10 stone barrier. 9 stone 13 lbs sounds a bit (excessively) light for a bloke but since I am only 5ft 7inches tall, let … Continue reading

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Well I’ve changed the name of the blog……..

So it’s out with the old and in with the new two weeks ahead of the New Year. I decided that it was time to reflect my change of outdoor activities to include cycling in the title for obvious reasons. … Continue reading

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The Monmouthshire Meander and my first Audax

Well, I did it. The Audax ride that is. Without further ado, here’s what happened…. The morning of the 7th December started with my alarm going off at 5am. Ugh. It was dark, damp but not raining and although I … Continue reading

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The bike is back part 2……now with added pictures

The bike now in full glory of upgrade (before my Audax ride I hasten to add!) It’ll never look this good again! precision engineering! Lovely Campag wheels So there you have it, the bike all decked out ready for riding. … Continue reading

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The bike is back!

Right, the bike is back with all the upgrades in place. It almost looks too good to ride 🙂 A quick turning of the wheels tomorrow to test everything is ok in preparation for the ride on Satutrday. I’ve worked … Continue reading

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Barney

Playing around with the camera today for a project and used Barney as my test subject. This one caught his best side I think

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