• Buttermere Skyline – Part One

    Scottish weather scuppered plans for our first adventure trip to Glencoe so instead we opted for tamer climes in the Lake District: this is part one of the Buttermere Skyline.   We were confident in the forecast the day prior and so packed our bags, grabbed the maps and made our way to Glasgow to meet Ruth. Things took a…

  • My struggle up The Struggle

    There’s nothing quite like climbing hills and I’m sure I’m not the first nor last cyclist to ever say that. Many climbs give you a sense of achievement, that you’ve defied gravity and natures elements to get up there, that you’ve progressed as a cyclist and you’re stronger than ever before. Some, though, will break you. Behind a quaint town…