The Only Way Is Down

Pulling up in the car there was nothing more than some tape running down an ominously steep bank and a few tents scattered around the field. However, the bikes placed carefully in front of these tents told me that I had reached the right place. Just outside of the small…

Drops and Dreams

It has been a while since I have had the chance to get out on the bike. Notwithstanding my accident in February I have been short of a bike for taking a trip off road, too. Saturday saw me venturing up to the local jump trails, however, on my campus…

A Blooming Great Tea Party

Sunday 18th May marked the beginning of National Epilepsy Week and what better way to start it off that with a successful fundraising event! Yesterday saw people gather at my home farm in mid-Wales to enjoy a tour around the acres of apple orchards that the farm boasts. May blossom…

Charity Challenge

At the start of my final year of university (probably before I realised just how much work final year is!) I decided that I needed something exciting in my life – Uni has meant no more walking or horse-riding in beautiful countryside and limited cycling (well XC riding). To compensate,…

New Girl On The Track

Pulling up the drive and joining a steadily growing queue of cars winding down the drive, I could not help but feel nervous, and finally upon entry just a little bit of excitement as I realised that very soon I would be trying my nerve at the trails here at…