The romance of winter: Fiction or (marketing) Fact?

Spawned by tales of epic winter rides of battling the elements with a troupe of riding camrades, nay, brothers in arms, clever marketing ploys weave an aura of romance and valliance into winter riding. The media and the clever marketers have you believe it’s all ‘long slow distance’ (base training), mudguards and cake stops. Gritty, …

The highs, lows, lessons and loathes of 2016. An interview with, ummm, me.

Well, everyone else is doing it and I know that you're desperate to read another self-indulgent piece about some random, very average amateur's 'season', so I thought I'd better keep the baying crowds happy. I managed to grab 20 minutes for a coffee and chat with, umm, me, to find out my thoughts on the …