Monthly Archives: August 2014

RM2LC training ride 38

Just a recovery ride today, so a slow 17 mile ride. Had lots of little pains on my legs in the beginning but by the end of the ride things improved. Did some proper stretching and now I feel a … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 37

Last century today before the big ride, and we headed towards Malvern. The profile of the route was flattish with a big bump in the middle, however the way out was quite tough due to the wind blowing from the west. For … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 36

Today’s ride was 60 miles with the first part quite hilly and the second part flat. For the first 20 miles of the ride it was raining, which gave me the opportunity to test my new rain jacket. The jacket … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 35

First ride after a week-long break today, and I did a 21 mile brisk ride. The purpose of the ride was to get back into riding after my short break, but without taking it too easy, given the fact that we are … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 34

Despite the slow pace (16.7 mph) and the short length (27 miles), today’s ride was not a recovery ride. The purpose was to stack a bit more mileage to yesterday’s century to see how my body responds. I felt very tired … Continue reading

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RM2LC training ride 33

After the gear problems I encountered last Thursday, I was very fortunate to even ride today. A huge thanks to the guys at theBikeYard who sorted my bike out quickly, and I was able to be on the road by 10 … Continue reading

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M2L training ride 32

Today’s route was a flat 32 miler, at a brisk pace. After heavyish rain in most of the afternoon I was not sure whether to go for it, but thankfully I was lucky to have mostly dry weather. Legs felt … Continue reading

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