Monthly Archives: June 2012

In which I shed the last remnants of shame

I went running for the first time in my trisuit tonight.  Got a few funny looks.  Hardly surprising – it’s an incredibly thin (but absolutely opaque) and doesn’t hide much, and it’s not what normal people run in. I feel … Continue reading

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On mad plans and moules-frites

So, the mad idea I had rattling around in my head stayed for a few days – always a sign it should be considered for filing under ‘action’. Not going to reveal full details just yet – largely because it’s … Continue reading

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Eurgh. Hurts.

So, tonight, I rather ambitiously got off my bike – after my 5 mile commute from work – and went for a run.  I managed 1.6k before I gave up… and now, three hours later, I don’t want to move … Continue reading

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How things change

Two years ago, my reason for not cycle-commuting was that the cycle helmet messed up my hair. Today: I’m changing my hairstyle because it doesn’t fit right under my cycle helmet.

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Learning to love my cleats

Cycling to work this morning, I did not want to get off my bike.  The weather was glorious and I just wanted to keep riding around and around… it helps that I get to cycle across the river (Waterloo Bridge … Continue reading

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Update (on the hoof)

Sorry for the absence – much going on.  In short, I’ve had a couple of quite big exams and started a new job in the last three weeks, plus there were a few days abroad and I have two more … Continue reading

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