The London Cycle Sportive 2015: the importance of preparation

A few weeks ago I took part in my first Sportive of the year with my Dad, the London Cycle Sportive. I’d only briefly scanned the route, and had suggested it to Dad that we do it together. Box Hill is part of the Ride100, however, last year the organisers closed part of the route … Continue reading The London Cycle Sportive 2015: the importance of preparation

Another Surrey super Saturday

As Saturday rolled around, I found myself cycling through South London towards the infamous Surrey Hills, for the third weekend in a row. My first jaunt was to take a newbie cyclist friend for a recce of Box Hill in preparation for the Ride100 later in the summer. My second saw me conquering Box Hill … Continue reading Another Surrey super Saturday


I had loved bike for a long time before BRITT LOVE BIKE was born. I'd been training hard all summer. It was two days before I was about to take on the most grueling, physical challenge of my entire life, and it all started with a rather ambitious demand of The New Boyfriend. We'd only … Continue reading BRITT LOVE BIKE