Christmas Carols for the Fiona Strong Memorial Fund - 7pm, Thursday 6th December - St Mary's Church in Battersea, with drinks to follow at the Duke of Cambridge Hello everyone! It's been a while... Unfortunately we* don't have any epic cycling antics to report and it is fair to say that we** are looking forward … Continue reading The carols are back!
Day 13 – The Last Leg, from Golspie to John o Groats
Friday 31st August 2018 - our final day of LEJOG and our thirteenth consecutive day of riding our bikes - was probably our favourite day of cycling ever. Despite a chilly start and knowing that we had the second and third biggest climbs of Roy’s route to come during the day (the first being Shap … Continue reading Day 13 – The Last Leg, from Golspie to John o Groats
Day 12 – Inverness to Golspie (penultimate day!)
70 miles Our penultimate day in the saddle (for LEJOG rather than forever - we weren’t always sure but Abbie has confirmed that she won’t be throwing her bike off the edge of Scotland tomorrow) had all the ingredients of a corker, and did not disappoint. After a breakfast of bacon sandwiches made by Lorraine … Continue reading Day 12 – Inverness to Golspie (penultimate day!)
Day 11 – Pitlochry to just outside Inverness
83 miles Giant Scottish hills Some of our devoted readers may have noted from the day ten blog that the leg from Edinburgh to Pitlochry marked a rather challenging point in our journey. None of our body parts seemed to warm-up, the hills seemed relentless and no amount of chamois cream or excruciatingly high-tech bib … Continue reading Day 11 – Pitlochry to just outside Inverness