Posted On: Thu 09-Oct 2014
By: Daniel MannLovelo Nevis Sportive - 12th Oct
On the 12th October (this weekend!) Lovelo Cycle Works are hosting a sportive cycle event through the beautiful Chiltern Hills, climbing a total height of 4040ft - the equivalent of Ben Nevis! It's hilly but at a mere 55 miles, your legs will have the strength to simply power up those hills.
The event costs £20 if you sign up before the day, rising up to £25 for on the day registration and 20% of all entry fees are being donated to chosen charities. Spaces are limited so release those brakes and book now!
Register for the sportive here!
Posted On: Thu 02-Oct 2014
By: Daniel MannBlazing Saddles - September 2014
Another month of great cycling has come and gone and the weather is still on our side providing us with lovely conditions to keep cycling. Here is a quick run down of the Blazing Saddles competition at the end of September.
is leading in the gents competition and is the first rider this year to break the 200 milestone and has 206 points so far! Jim Brown sits in second on 184 and in third is Robert Finney who currently sits just below the century mark on 99 points.
In the ladies, Lynn Bonnici
is holding onto first place with 92 points while Jackie Cooper is in second on 88. Jill Borchers has overtaken Elaine to sit in third place on 69 while Elaine has dropped back to fourth with 65 points.
is still holding onto first place in the juniors competition with 35 points with younger brother Kieran sitting in second on 28. Zoe Nuttall and Robert Dixon are not far behind though with 25 and 23 points respectively.
For the full list of riders and points, please check out the September release below.
Posted On: Tue 30-Sep 2014
By: Daniel MannBicycle documentary at The Rex
The Rex at Berkhamstead are showing "Bicycle (PG)"
on the 19th of October 2014.
The film is a documentary filmed after the Tour of Britain passed through Berkhamsted looking at why cycling and the bicycle itself is back in fashion and how it all started. The documentary includes interviews from Sir Dave Brailsford, Gary Fisher, Chris Boardman, Ned Boulting, Sir Chris Hoy, Tracy Moseley, Mike Burrows and many more.
Film: Bicycle (PG)
Date: 19th October 2014
Price: See box office for pricing