Challenge #6: 12 Things I have learned as a new cyclist.

Only a few days to go now until the 200 kilometres in 2 days Coast-2-Coast challenge and thankfully my beautiful wife and son have been understanding enough to find some time to allow me to get out and about on the roads of Teesside, North Yorkshire and (occasionally) beyond. There is still time to contribute…

Return of the Track: London 2017 and the legacy of 2012.

Hello everybody. I know that you would have assumed that either I had given up on this challenge or that I had met an untimely end whilst trying to mount a horse or something but alas! I return with a renewed sense of vigour and perspective, especially so after now having the appreciation of what…

Age Aint Nuttin’ But A Number

Federer v Nadal. Australian Open Final 2017. Combined age:65 Serena v Venus. Ladies’ Australian Open Final 2017. Combined age: 71 The continued brilliance of Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Premier League debut season. Age: 35 Tom Brady’s 7th SuperBowl appearance and 5th ring. Quarterback and Leader of the New England Patriots. Age: 39 Why are so many veterans…