Dog walking at Llandegla Forest
As National Trust re-open their doors, Bodnant Gardens is one of their perfectly kept gardens doing just that. But make sure you book online before you go! This is somewhere which I've wanted to go for such a long time. It's so easy to just get absorbed into estate gardens when you walk around them. … Continue reading Bodnant Garden
Ryan takes over to write about his 100 mile cycle from Bangor, North Wales through Snowdonia National Park. When Lucy said she was doing a Breeze course in Bangor, I thought that sounded like a great idea to go with her and enjoy a nice ride in Snowdonia as I waited for her.After it was … Continue reading Cycling 100 Miles from Bangor, North Wales
A cycling race where a group of people riding round a circuit in a set time plus 5 laps. The first person to cross the line after those 5 laps wins.... Ok, so I'm not selling that one very well. Hopefully I can do better if you read on. Welsh Crit Champs wasn't my first … Continue reading Welsh Criterium Champs 2017
One of those frustrating race you just need to learn from...
I took part in a mountain bike demo day ran by Alf Jones Cycles, so read on to see how it went. I’ve rarely heard of women-only demo days, but this is the approach Alf Jones Cycles have taken to allow their customers to try the vibrant Juliana range. With the new Strega on the … Continue reading Juliana Demo Day with Alf Jones Cycles
Mountain biking in Llandegla Forest is a perfect way to spend a sunny weekend. So those bikes with spongy forks and knobbly tyres do still exist. Those things called mountain bikes! With my exams out the way I can finally have my life back. Saturday morning was the first time I'd got out of a car … Continue reading Where did all of the trees go?
Sometimes cycling can be made that little easier when you're promised coffee and cake on the way around. Since being introduced to the world of road rides and cafe stops, I've slowly developed a list of fool-proof places to visit and refuel when out on a ride. With the weather supposedly on its way this … Continue reading Cyclist Friendly Cafe Stops
Road Cycling in Llangollen. I was still unsure on whether to go out when I woke up this morning. Surely I should get some more revision done? Yet waking up to more awful news, it only highlighted how important it is to find the balance between working and living is. So I was off with … Continue reading Fords and Lamb Tails
Road Cycling in Dolgellau, Wales.