Category Archives: Strava

The Benefits of Disorganisation 2: An Unexpected Strava KOM

After finishing Sunday with 78 miles in the legs, what I really needed for Monday morning was an easy recovery ride for the commute. Not this Monday. Somehow I again found I was running late. As the farm tracks are … Continue reading

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Strava, KOM Rankings and Hard Truths

My first 3rd cat race came as a shock. I had won my second 4th Cat race and thought I was unstoppable, my legs were on fire! I soon learned differently, I was good, but not that good. Competing against … Continue reading

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Peterborough Pocket Hills, Northwest Cambridgeshire

Route Stats: 319m climbing 31.5 miles / 50.7km My children were bundled off to school and nursery amidst snow and excitement, while I was beginning to reconsider doing the day’s cycling plan. The snow turned back to sleet and … Continue reading

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