My tyre immediately locked up and skidded down the last of the tree roots and rocks. My weight transferred forwards and my back tyre flew off the ground. Fortunately I released the brake reasonably quickly and landed safely. I had survived my first accidental nose wheelie!!Read More
I have a dream! I’m not the first and I won’t be the last, but I have one! I’m only new to the sport of Mountain Biking, but I want to race. Not only do I want to race, but I want to do jumps! I want to whizz down the hill and fly through the air!
Impossible dream? Nothing is impossible. Lofty dream? Yes. Likely to land me in the hospital at some point along the way? Possibly…Read More
Hello. My name is Jordana, I’m 34 and I love to ride bikes. You probably think that because I run an organisation committed to women’s cycling that I’m really good. Elite level probably. Basically a professional.You would be wrong.Read More
In the spirit of the season, we thought it was time to talk about self-love and the best way for...Read More
In modern life, many of us spend our days predominantly behind a steering wheel or in front of a screen. It is something that does us a world of no-good. It isn’t just that our bodies aren’t active in the way they need to be to stay healthy. Spending time in boxes also breaks our connection to the natural world. As a result, we can end up feeling both sick and sad.
Cycling can offer a solution to both these problems. But it is a solution that is both easy and hard.Read More
That was over a year ago. The fact I can recall it with such accuracy shows what an effect that accident had on me. Over the next couple of days my knee swelled up and the road rash burned, but the scrapes on the bike were sorted out and after talking through it, frame-by-frame, many times with my friends, it all started to fade.Read More