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Cycle touring, photography and cakes
Cycle touring, photography and cakes

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Forgot to upload this one. Just a quick spin out, up to Pinhaw and back. [ride id=1105131795] https://www.strava.com/activities/1105131795

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Quick ride out and back between the showers, just because. Got more wet trying to keep up with Peli on the hills that from the rain. She pulled me up the hills to three PR’s. One I’m now nearly five minutes faster than the first time I went up it. Now…

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Went out for a little pootle and a spot of shopping before watching Tour De France. Sadly I got delayed, because the sun hit the benches outside the pub as I cycled past, so it would be rude not to. [ride id=1082984647]…

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Went out to test me legs and managed the longest ride since 2012 with 45.5 miles and 2900 feet climbing AND five PB on the last bit of the ride (how the feck did that happen?) Jolly ride out and about out via Airton, Settle and Wham before having a pint…

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Followed an old ride today, which I haven’t done since ’13. Stunning country side, bridle ways and country lanes. Some parts where rather hard to ride as it was sill damp from the rain last week and the worst of the bridleways were always on the hills and…

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Ride started out with not being sure where to go, in the end I settled to do a old regular route. But that changed when my right calf decided to introduce it to its friend crampy and its friends cramper, cramp and cramping. Every time I managed to shake…

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Went out to check a new route, I knew bits of it would be off-road for about 2 miles. I was prepared to walk/push some of that, but managed most of it. I think I only walked about 50-75 metres. Only time I walked was when I hit a ford with a gate next to…

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Drove the van out to try another start point for a ride. Sadly it would be cut short at the roads were being resurfaced. But still made one fantastic and fun ride with Peli. Need to do it again so that we can visit the Cake stop in Halton Gill. [ride…

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Meet up with Windy and enjoyed a fantastic ride with him on one of his regular club ride. Which took us past wind mills, to a pub (you gotta hydrate), past the castle and stunning views. Thanks Windy for a brilliant ride! [ride id=1005105494]…

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Stunning evening and I set out to do a longer loop. But riding up the first hill quickly showed me that dinner was rather yummy and I indulged a bit too much. So turned off the planned route and went exploring. Found this stunning beach and had a dip…
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