August 31, 2019

This is a disjointed string of ideas that I have been thinking about for a while when I have been out riding. These thoughts are just out for discussion and there are plenty  more factors to the subject of the climate and cycling that haven't been included. However, I...

August 3, 2019

Junior tour of Ireland was one of the hardest weeks of racing that I have ever done, that being both because it was hard but also because I have never done a one week tour before. The first stage had previously been a road bike time trial but had been changed to a shor...

July 1, 2019

The month of June hasn’t quite gone as well as I had planned, with lots of racing and some good form coming back I was ready to see what I could do with added confidence and reassurance gained from the from the races in March. 

Making excuses for performance has always...

May 30, 2019

With a life without school exams or school finally in sight, I’m starting to get excited and intrigued into where I and what I will spend my time on. Cycling takes up a large part of my week with 15+ hours of training combined with bike maintenance and watching pros ri...

April 15, 2019

Nokere Koerse

After Kuurne I had two weeks before getting back into the car and back to Belgium. These weeks weren't easy, I had taken a little bit of a knock in the crash at KBK and my legs were taking a while to recover as the first race can come as a bit of a shock t...

March 8, 2019

First race of the year... the week leading into KBK wasn't easy, you don't know how your legs are feeling and with so much time you just want to get racing. It was nice to get going on the trip as from that point onwards there is always something that needs to get done...

January 30, 2019

Training has been hard over the winter putting in the miles with the weather that the Northern hemisphere has to provide. Hopefully all the hard work will help me achieve some good results in the early season classics that lie ahead.

I'm starting the season with Perfs P...

September 30, 2018

It’s been a while since a wrote a blog post, now the season is over it seems like the right time for my last one of the year. Last weekend I went out to Belgium with John Barclay for some Kermesses. The last races of the year, just for a bit of fun and some hard effort...

August 29, 2018

Tour of wales is the biggest event on the British junior racing calendar, you hear about it a lot leaving you wondering what all the hype is about. This is how my TOW18 went.

The time trial had the prediction of bad weather hanging over it for over a week. It was drizzl...

July 18, 2018

Lots has happened over the last month, plenty of racing both in Belgium and the UK. With some good results but also disappointing problems. 

First up was Spokes National series in Scotland on June 9/10. It was a great experience, lots of climbing and fairly open racing...

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