“Live life, don’t just exist”

12 things I learned on my first sportive

1: Get there early. We rocked up at what we thought was an early time (7.30am for 9am start) and the place was heaving! We queued to park and we queued to start. Not to mention that the line felt like 100 miles long. We were so keen to be…

Women’s dhb Blok Thermal Jersey and Classic Thermal Tights Review | Includes Video!

  As the years have progressed dhb have upped their game. When I say upped their game, I mean upped their game A LOT. Their kit has become the ‘swish’ kit. They’ve brought out some brilliant patterns, bold and often bright, and it has been reviewed really well online. So this was…

Make mornings easy! 5 tips!

Less than FIVE people – I can counter the number of people who describe themselves as morning people on one hand. So, it’s pretty obvious that mornings aren’t for everybody. In fact, research has been undertaken by studying nearly 90,000 people and proved that our genes could be held responsible for…

“Ride Everything” | Time to confront the storm | Morvélo Stormshield first look

‘A jersey that is more useable than you’ll ever imagine.’  – Morvelo.com I needed this in my life from the moment that Morvélo uploaded it to their site. Unfortunately, it then didn’t appear for sale until the middle of October by which point the winter weather had arrived in force…

It’s a love hate thing | How I came to hate Strava

This love affair is over. Strava has been on my mind for quite a while. In fact, I’ve had this blog post written for such a long time but have always swayed away from posting it. Every time I think I’m free of it, I go back. I just can’t…