Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tour of Wessex: hills, rain, conga & pain

Sat 28 May 107miles (longest ever in one day), average 14.6, max 36.4, 7 hr 15 cycling Day 1: Somerset & Wiltshire Very hard! Hilly, showery, windy, but very pretty rolling green Somerset landscape. We whizzed through villages, past tors, Wells cathedral and … Continue reading

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Cycling the castles

Sat 14 May: 75 miles London to Windsor Castle & back We’re getting used to these windy cycle rides! Quick hot chocolate and cake stop in our favourite cafe in Windsor before cycling back and getting hungry enough for a … Continue reading

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Suffolk Sunrise

Sat 5 May: 60miles, av 16. mph (fastest ever to date!), max 26.9 mph, 3hr 40 cycling Suffolk tour Pleased to have clocked our fastest ever average speed – it certainly helped being just breezy rather than a gale.  Good prologue to … Continue reading

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