Odds and sods. A bit of Welsh mountain biking, some audax action, our own unique event, an alternative to Richmond Park laps, and weird cycling challenges.
Top 10 unridden rides
While Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher have spent the enforced break debating their Premier League team of the season, decade, and modern era, we've come up with some primetime filler of our own. The challenge: name the top 10 rides you'd love to take on once the lockdown is lifted.
The Tour of the Hills Audax
I couldn't sleep. The same thoughts kept circling around like vultures in my head. Where do I go from here? What's the point? What comes next? What does it all mean? They weren't existential questions that were bothering me. Oh no, it was far more serious than that. I was
The Cape Town Cycle Tour Route
My son's school rugby team was touring South Africa. My wife wanted to be close in case her baby was hurt by those big saffers. My daughter wanted to see baby penguins and elephants. We were permitted to enter the country on the understanding we wouldn't shame him by making
Mountain biking in the Elan Valley
Make no mistake, Broleur are most definitely 'roadies'. Give us a stretch of smooth-as-marble tarmac over a rutted, boggy, boulder-strewn country trail any day of the week. Mountain-bikers and MTB in general were snootily dismissed by this half of Broleur. Afforded the kind of disapproving look public school boys reserve