Standing astride my bike and looking across the Bristol Channel last night, I was reminded of what cycling – for me at least – is all about. It’s not about the bling and… Read More
Is there anything more relaxing than an empty, sun-dappled cycle lane? Cruise slowly, see more. Cardiff city centre More in the series: Reasons to cycle #1 – Commuting, Reasons to cycle #2 - Views, Reasons to cycle… Read More
There was a time before mobiles. A time of being incommunicado. Catching up with people on return. Forgetting the milk with no reminders. That time is long past. I spotted these commuters at… Read More
On my travels. Heading East to London. The window frame takes on a neon aura.
Matt Beckett of Cardiff JIF acknowledges team-mates at today’s George Greaves memorial race. Abergavaenny, Gwent. More in the series: Reasons to cycle #1 – Commuting, Reasons to cycle #2 - Views, Reasons to cycle #3 - Early morning re-animation, Reasons… Read More
The sun is beating down relentlessly. Park those fears of an early summer. Dust off your short sleeve cycle jersey. Pack away the arm warmers. Ditch the ¾ lengths. Reach for your weapon… Read More
Wind that blows trees horizontal, blowing urban cobwebs away . May it always be at your back. Senghenydd Moor, Mid-Glamorgan. More in the series: Reasons to cycle #1 – Commuting, Reasons to cycle #2 - Views, Reasons… Read More
Hello! A toddler smiled and peddled by. I’d not heard him approach as I stood, blissfully unaware of my surroundings and capturing images of the light filtering through the canopy. He was accompanied… Read More
Long shadows cast by this morning’s summer sun. Does anything beat commuting when the conditions are this good? Let’s hope 2013 is a vintage year for getting outside.
I ride solo a lot. Left with nothing but your thoughts, the buzz of wheels and the mental soundtrack driving you into headwinds and motivating up the climbs. On Saturday morning I tackled… Read More