Author Archives: essiep

First fog, 2019

12°C, fog. Only the second trip out with the new bars fitted. You probably can’t see but they’re flared bars. It’s subtle but a definite improvement, there is a larger flat section behind the hoods to rest hands which is … Continue reading

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The correct way to start a Saturday.

12°C, bright and dry. Light wind. The sea defences are made of muddy clay. Today the surface is firm gum and deeply rutted by cattle hooves. That’s quite a difficult surface for a ‘cross bike even with 38mm tyres. I … Continue reading

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Sunny Friday

16°C, bright sun, dry. It’s pumpkin time! Does it look odd to you that the fruit are all laid out evenly on this field but there are no leaves? I have have a strangely sore knee. It’s awful when I … Continue reading

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DofE 20, Manchester.

16°C, still windy but not destructive. No really DofE but this in school activity days are meant to raise the school’s appeal to new intake. We’re working with year 7 doing the kind of stuff we did at Bibby’s Farm. … Continue reading

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Ambitious ride

16°C, sunny but cool.

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Signets watched.

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Sunrise: Saturday

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Sunrise: Thursday

20°C

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Sunrise: Friday

21°C

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Sunrise: Thursday

21°C

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