Well 6 to be precise. On Sunday Luke surprised me with VIP tickets to the Six Day Cycling Series at the Velodrome in the Olympic Park. The Six Day Series started in London in 1878 where track racing and musical entertainment join forces. Luke went to the Six Day Series last year when it made its London comeback after a 35 year absence. How he described it to me and the footage I had seen over other social media sites this year…

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Winter is definitely on its way and for those of you who are brave enough to hit the outdoor world on the bike rather then exclusively move to the spin sessions or the turbo trainer will need keep safe and warm. The below includes a list of my top five essentials to get you through those dark cold mornings and evenings. Overshoes I bought overshoes for the first time last winter and whoa do these guys make a difference. I literally…

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Squirrel Sisters –  Cacoa Orange £2.49 This brand was in fact founded by two sisters who wanted to create a fun but healthy form of snacking. I think in terms of taste they have it spot on, this bar was delicious and I could eat a whole box of them. The packaging in terms of cycling however was a little bit trickier. The wrapper itself was easy to rip with my teeth but once inside I couldn’t just push the food out…

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In England it’s that time of year when the sun is randomly coming out to play, finally. Now if you’re like me all that Summer kit you bought in the Winter you’re already a little bit used to by now and have started browsing for more. When I first started my blog I said that there was a real lack of Women’s Cycling wear. I mentioned Dhb, Liv Cycling and Morvelo as a few brands that actually think outside the…

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Today I had my first experience on a fixed wheel bike as well as cycling around and around the velodrome at Lee Valley. At the beginning I was very nervous as in hand shaking, extremely tense and perhaps a little bit sweaty because I am a bit of a scaredy-cat. However we had a lovely coach who walked through the whole experience with us and by the end I was flying (well I thought so). The session I joined was called a Taster…

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