Bontrager 24 – Blue Zombie Boobs and the Roots of Death…

As some of you might remember we bagged a podium spot with 3rd place in the mixed open team category a few years ago so we were keen to have another crack at our favourite 24hr course. We were especially worried ‘cos there have been rumours that, due to sponsor pressure, it might be moving […]

Cranham Take Down Part 2 with mbSwindon – Ride Report by Tom @ mbSwindon

Thanks to all the Bigfooters, mbSwindon crew and other local riders who came out on Saturday for the inter-club ride.  Perfect conditions = perfect trails = top day in the saddle.  As usual I have adopted the easy way out and below is mbSwindon report on the ride courtesy of their man Tom. http://www.mbswindon.co.uk/ride-cranham-with-bigfoot-mbc/  With […]

Ducky goes to the Lake District

Since I was obliged to go to the Lake District on a work jolly, I decided to bring ducky and the big wheeled beast to keep me company. Sunset was around 10pm, and that coupled with the fact that work equipment failed a few times, meant that I managed to get five respectable rides in […]

What to do on a Thursday evening…

I was looking for some more off-road racing, honest… Sadly my quest for some off-road triathlon to enter has been slightly scuppered ‘cos the first two races I wanted to do this year have been cancelled! I’ve still got one lined up for September though so fingers crossed. In the meantime I thought I’d dust […]

Rhayader weekend

On Saturday Matt, Simon and I headed up to Nant yr Arian near Aberystwyth to hit the Syfydrin trail – not the most technical of trails, with plenty of double track to get you out into the ‘wilds’ – anyone familiar with Skyline at Afan would know the type. Different conditions from our previous visit […]

July Club meeting

We had our club meeting outside of the Royal William. 4 of us were sweaty after cycling and one member took the meeting more seriously and came by car. I came on my CX and got no sympathy at all when I told that I had an off on a root and would not be […]