Riding is all about rhythm but rhythm is impossible if you’re lumping and bumping over boulders

We rode up Sally the mountain today - 17 km and 1200 m of straight up climb on the tattiest roads imaginable. Riding is all about rhythm but rhythm is impossible if you’re lumping and bumping over boulders.  For those of you who haven’t met her yet, Sally replaced the infamous Barbara on the Blue …

I was the last rider on the road yesterday by a long way. I don’t want our adventure to end

I was the last rider on the road yesterday by a long way. I don’t want our adventure to end. I was also last because I hadn’t abluted in 3 days and was having to avoid any and all sudden movements, lest there be an accident. Just as well I’m not a bear because I …