As per a previous blog post Clarach was mostly destroyed during the storms last Winter. This sucks as there were a load of fun lines there to ride and it was really easy to get to. The students...
This post is of a very personal nature and mostly covers matters of bodily functions. It's quite difficult to explain this kind of thing in person so I wanted somewhere to direct people to explain...
For the past year or two I've been using a Highlander Pura pack for all of my rides. It's been great, comfortable and a pretty ideal size for a lot of rides. I can fit all of my tools, spare...
I recently ordered some Shimano XT cranks, in double flavour. I had no intention of running them as a double, instead single ring with bash. Unfortunately, once in my hands, it rapidly became...
Once again there's been a good gap in my posts, within that time gap I have moved back to Aberystwyth. I'm now riding my Cotic BFe about 90% of the time and a Transition Blindside the other 10%....
A couple of years ago I designed a route to do from the Long Mynd to Eastridge and back. Unfortunately on the day that I was due to ride it I was ill, however the Bens and Rich did. I quite...
This weekend marked the annual Dyfi Enduro ride, this year a choice was given to ride 45km or 55km. I entered the 55km with the aim of getting to the bar at the bottom of dickos within around 4...
This weekend was the Red Kite Events gravity enduro 1 at Llanwrtyd Wells. This gravity enduro differed from others that I've seen in that there were no strict stage start times. On Saturday stages...
The Dyfi forest is always a highlight to any of my weeks or weekends. The riding is top notch. I designed a route that took in every (very nearly anyway) descent that I knew on the Corris side of...
This isn't strictly development but could be handy for someone. This blog uses a piece of software called Pelican, if you hadn't guessed. Pelican is a static blog generator, this means that it...