Prudential Ride London – a sigh of relief

I’m almost ashamed to admit that when my Ride London ‘commiserations’ mag dropped through the letter box yesterday, I gave a huge whoop of relief. And that’s only for one reason – I’ve been mad enough to sign up to the London Marathon this year. I’m only in my first week of proper training, and … Continue reading Prudential Ride London – a sigh of relief

#2015bestnine – the BrittLoveBike edition

2015 has been an absolute corker of a year for cycling. Here’s my year in numbers: 1,757 miles 276 rides 1 shoe lost under a bus 50,833 feet of elevation 56 cereal bars and flapjacks 1 absolutely unbelievably loud and fantastic cheer squad at the Ride London 155 hours and 7 minutes in the saddle … Continue reading #2015bestnine – the BrittLoveBike edition

Prudential RideLondon: The countdown ends.

I have been counting down to the Prudential RideLondon for exactly a year. You see, I had unfinished business. Last year I rode for Diabetes UK, raised over £2,500 and trained super hard spending most weekends slogging up and down Leith Hill and Box Hill. And then the rain came. Literally. Hurricane Bertha not only made … Continue reading Prudential RideLondon: The countdown ends.

BRITT LOVE BIKE

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