5 things I learned on todays’ bike ride

5 things I learned on todays’ bike ride

Today I finally got off my butt and out on my bike. I’ve been meaning to but I seriously struggle to get out the door. I’m trying to work on my self-efficacy over the next few months and especially on holding myself responsible for my own life and decisions. Part…

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A Day at Cyclist Track Day North With Cyclist Magazine

A Day at Cyclist Track Day North With Cyclist Magazine

It’s not everyday I end up throwing a bike worth a few months rent around a track but when the opportunity arose to attend the Cyclist Track Day North … I had to go… On Sunday we headed down to York Sport Village to attend the Cyclist Track Day North.…

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Cycle Diary: Our first Bike Ride together!

Cycle Diary: Our first Bike Ride together!

On Saturday, I went for my first ride out in Newcastle by myself. It was so much fun and reignited my love of the outdoors. On Sunday, we decided to head out together for our first ride! By the end of this weekend, I have cycled 25.9 miles! My weekly…

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Cycle Diary: My first ride out this year!

Cycle Diary: My first ride out this year!

My original plan for today was to sort all the things that were stressing me out. I’m so close to my final year hand-in’s, for some of the biggest projects I’ve ever done, so I am feeling quite stressed right now. I have about two weeks until my magazine has…

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Polar V650, Strava and my 2017 cycling goals!

Polar V650, Strava and my 2017 cycling goals!

So 2016 is drawing to a close and if you’ve been on the blog before, you might have noticed I’ve taken quite a shine to cycling this year. With the new year fast approaching and Christmas having just passed, I thought I’d share what I got for Christmas and my…

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Cycling: My first Sky ride!

Cycling: My first Sky ride!

On Monday I had my first group cycle experience, by attending my first ever SkyRide! Since August I have been very focused on my weightloss and fitness journey. I am determined to reach my goal weight by graduation, which is next summer.  Cycling has become my favourite way to help…

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The best week ever to be a British cycling fan!

The best week ever to be a British cycling fan!

What a week to be British! I am so proud right now to be from this little island!  I’ve had a pretty incredible August, completely filled to the brim with bikes, fitness goals, and cycling…  Cycling is slowly, slowly, becoming a huge part of my life. (Have you noticed at…

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MY TOP 5 OLYMPIC ATHLETES

MY TOP 5 OLYMPIC ATHLETES

Only one week until the Rio Olympics begin and I can’t wait to watch it. The London Olympic fever was infectious last time and now they need our support for Rio! So I thought I would share my top 5 favourite athletes who are competing for Team GB at Rio…

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A Quayside Sunrise

A Quayside Sunrise

This morning I awoke at 3am unable to sleep. I felt really ill and twitchy and I only wanted to sleep so that I could be up and ready to go to the gym.  I checked the weather and saw that sunrise was happening at 4.30am. I saw awhile back…

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