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2018

YouTube have chosen me!

This summer the YouTube team scoured all of Europe for the most exciting, influential, relevant and interesting female creators. And what do you know, yours truly is one of the finalists! Along with a fascinating group of women working in […]

Review: Lost Lanes West

We all have favourite routes that we go back to time and time again. There’s so much to be said for familiarity, dependable cafes and hills in all the places you expect (and none of the places you don’t). However, […]

A Triple Race Week

You know that saying about buses? You wait all day and then three come along at once? Well yeah, that. For various reasons such as clashing dates, travel, family, work (as well as a real cooling off of racing in […]

Can Women Handle a Tour de France?

It’s no great secret that I care about equality and get regularly wound up by the injustices women face in many aspects of our lives. I’m a feminist. But I make that statement as a privileged white woman living in […]

Tour De France as a VIP

This summer has been a whole heap of crazy fun already, so much so that my feet haven’t really touched the ground and I’ve been a little tardy in sharing everything I’ve been doing with you, dear readers. I endeavour […]

Ride For Love in the Sierra Nevada – Join Me!

I’m not actually sure if I’ve already mentioned this to you, dear readers, but my nutrition sponsor, TRIBE not only make delicious natural bars, shakes and hydration products, they also spearhead an amazing charitable foundation. Established last year, the TRIBE Freedom […]

The Best Overnight Bicycle Adventures in the UK

As you guys probably know, I’m sponsored by a pretty damn awesome nutrition company, TRIBE. These UK based purveyors of amazing snacks, bars, shakes and hydration are so rooted in nature and the great outdoors that for this month’s ‘TRIBE […]

How to recover from crashing

Last week I was co-editing SKODA’s Instagram along with Hannah Barnes and we were fielding questions from followers, the idea being that they could ask us absolutely anything about cycling and win a signed OVO Energy Women’s Tour Queen of […]

Win a VIP Tour De France experience with me

Morning! As you guys probably know I’ve been working with ŠKODA for quite a while now and this year we’ve got a whole host of amazing things going on. There are two things I’m particularly excited about this summer that I […]

Samsung Fitness Wearables Launch

If you’ve been reading this blog for any amount of time, you’ll know that I’m really into my tech, so much so in fact, that Dave regularly takes the mickey. The number of devices I have to charge or link […]

What should I eat for bike racing?

At a recent road race I was genuinely amazed when a fellow cyclist confessed that she didn’t know what to eat before a bike race to fuel her efforts, neither beforehand nor during the event itself. It seemed a real […]

Swiss Climbs with ASSOS Man

Morning! I hope you guys are enjoying the fantastic weather we’re having. I truly do love travelling with my bicycle but even I crave some time in my own home so it was  a real treat to spend a sunny […]

ŠKODA Mentoring – We Have A Winner!

Remember I launched a competition in conjunction with ŠKODA to find someone who’d like helping achieving their cycling goals this summer? After a huge number of entries on YouTube and Instagram we chose a winner, London based Nelsy. Nelsy, a […]