Battle On The Beach #BOTH17

BattleOnTheBeach Via BikeParkWales “Willy Waver”, “Sixtapod”, “BlueBelle” and “Popty Ping” all words that I would experience during my first trip to BikeParkWales in Methyr Tydfil where the squad of 6 Stadium Riders mountain bikers would fill their day with fast flowing downhill trails. Saul, Claire, Stephen, Aaron,...

The Heart Racing Descents

Every one day mountain bike race needs to finish with a heart racing eyes watering hand shaking descent. My favourites are Selkirk MTB Marathon, Breamish Behemoth and Tour De Ben Nevis.  ...

The Trails Around The Dales

"You are not here for long so go out there and ride" A ride out with Stadium Riders always spells adventure.. Saul's meticulous route planning and his knowledge of mixing things up is second to none. It was an early start from Halifax as Saul would be...

The White House Loop #fatbike #SS

A steady ride out today on the fatbike..of course.. along the Calder Valley to Todmorden and then head towards Littleborough with the fabulous off-road climb to THE WHITE HOUSE where you have choice to either carry on riding to Ripponden or turn left and head...

The#NoCarCafe Ride #StadiumRiders

On the 11th Dec i would ride with Saul, Andrew, Clare and Stephen aka #StadiumRiders through the Peak District a 22 mile loop and 4,600 feet of elevation was just enough for a Social Sunday ride. The terrain was tough- boulders, loose rocky stones and some...

The #MarkusStitz ride to #GreenJersey #Clitheroe #SSRoundTheWorld

Riding to Clitheroe on my #singlespeed  #fatbike would be my next ride out but this time it would be to listen to Markus Stitz who Cycled 34,097km around the world #singlespeed on a Surly Ogre. My ride to Clitheroe would take me off-road from Halifax-Widdop-Gorple-Hustwood -from here it...

#SouthPennines

Remembrance Sunday was spent riding around the South Pennines on my much loved fatbike covering 45 miles and 4,000 feet of climbing enjoying the open space and superb trails around Calderdale. I was testing my new winter bibs from Team JMC and after 7 hours on...