The first race series of the season, where I battle between high performance racing and work commitments. Which will win?
Gone Dutch, and why more people should
The Dutch bicycle is a humble workhorse, at the same time simple, mundane, but perfect. Find out why.
Tempus fugit – my first steps into time trialling
The beginning of a new era, join me as I start time trial racing.
Following the yellow line: The Slovakia Experiment 2023
February is home to the famous “The Slovakia Experiment”, this year my first long distance gravel race. I reflect on what it means to follow the planned route and develop new long-distance racing tactics.
Hands on – Shimano SPD-SL pedal service
The first post in my new series - how to service a Shimano pedal for a road bike. Enjoy a smoother ride and save some money!
The last decade in cycling has seen an explosion of technology, but how much of this is really necessary for most cyclists?
Garmin Varia RTL515 – a review
Not all bike lights are created equal. Read about one that can warn you about danger coming from behind.
Love your local climb
You don't need to go to the mountains for an epic ride. Look for the hidden diamonds in the rough nearby.
Winter tour to Bratislava
Blessed with wonderful weather in January, I cycled between two European capitals and back in a day. Join me on my mini-adventure.
An end to bike theft?
Having a bicycle stolen can be devastating, and yet afterwards not much can be done. Could this be changing?
Recycle your cycle – a gravel biking story
Every year a new range of bikes are released. Instead of spending lots of money though, have you thought about giving your old bike a new lease on life?
POC Ventral Spin – a review
My favourite helmet - so much so that I bought it three times in two years.