Tag Archives: commuting

#71

I only did little rides today, a planned end of week spin treat on a fresh autumnal morning. During the ride along the river, my mind was full of feelings of parental failure, associated shame and a realisation that adolescents … Continue reading

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#70

Today was a slow one to appease my legs from the ride home last evening. It was on the quiet-countryside-avoid-cars-as much as possible route. A bit of solitude. Cooler and wet days are around the corner so I made the … Continue reading

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#69

(Alarm goes off at 6) Legs: What, already?! Do we really have to ride in this morning? Me: Not for 5min, I’ll hit the snooze. (5min later) Legs: We are so tired & the top of our thighs hurt! Me: … Continue reading

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#62

I got 4hrs 53min sleep according to my Fitbit when I woke Friday morning. It felt less. My legs were willing but my head was clouded in a foggy tired haze. I did an easy pedal into work on autopilot, … Continue reading

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#48 & #49m

Last week was a microcosm of my riding life over the summer. I had to be very creative to get over 100km done. The van was still in the garage with no hope of being ready before Wednesday. As I … Continue reading

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#37

Yesterday was the usual park up in the supermarket car park close to school so that I could collect the boys for 3.30. It was cool but it’s my off road route. With repaired puncture(s) & a swapped over back … Continue reading

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#36

I had got up early to start an epic day an aim for some big miles. Big miles for me is anything over 20 per ride. I went out to the van to unload the 29er to find a rear … Continue reading

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#35

I was woken this morning at stupid o’clock by Mrs B2W re-entering the bedroom after she had been downstairs and silenced the faulty cooker alarm. For some reason, it goes off at random times and the company info does not … Continue reading

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#32 & #33 (or was it?)

It was another Mass early doors yesterday. I made it in record time but only because I had to go fast to heat up. I was still late by a couple of minutes. Afterwards some clown saw me enter a … Continue reading

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#20 & #21

On Monday, I had one of those things that happen from time to time-a near miss. I was on the way home from the school run, entering a roundabout when, on my left, I spotted a silver car approaching. He … Continue reading

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