Tag: cycling

Cycle commuting – to shower or not to shower

For a lot of potential cycle commuters the issue of “ponging a bit of sweat” is what puts them off giving it a try and I must say I’ve been very lucky. The last few jobs I’ve had provided decent facilities for their cycling workforce, including showers. So I’ve always got showered […]

Cycling culture – a tale of 2 cities

I enjoyed a recent holiday down to the Cotswolds full of intentions of cycling as a way to see local towns and villages. Unfortunately I didn’t get the chance to go cycling myself, but on a day trip out to Oxford I did experience a whole new cycling culture that […]

How to fix a puncture

I’ve been enjoying having my cycle buddy back over the last month. Kate now meets me most nights when I’m on my way home from work and we cycle home together. This does mean though that she’s now had her first puncture – BOO!  And from that I learned a […]

Fitness band review: fitbit surge

I wanted to do a really quick post about my relatively new toy, the fitbit surge. I have tried out a few fitness type apps and gadgets along with my bike over the past few years as I’ve battled with my weight and like all tech geeks whenever a new […]