Col du Galibier

Col du Galibier

W hen I dream this is what I see. An endless road and mountain peaks. Beyond a place where you feel harm. Weightlessness amongst the calm. And every breath instils belief. Eclipsing times when you cannot breathe. It's only when you start to dream,...
Col de la Bonnette

Col de la Bonnette

W hat seems like a lifetime of climbing is finally realised in a heart beat. The summit of any mountain is worth double the pain it takes to get there. Pulse slowly returns from race to canter. Vision clearing with the clouds to reveal life and everything...
Tuscan Dawn

Tuscan Dawn

I may not have felt it at the time but a glance back at the week soon made me realise once more that no matter how good your bed feels it's no comparison to the frigid wake up call of fresh air before dawn as the rest of the land remains in slumber. Date:...
Smile you're only here once

Smile you're only here once

S o we're at the start of another year, resolutions to be fitter, faster and better than before hang in the air. How long will they last? If the statistics are anything to go by probably until about the end of the month.....no more. Imagine a world...
Trying is Winning

Trying is Winning

I t's not all about chasing seconds or crossing the finish line first. Sometimes it's as much to do with the journey as it is about where you're actually going. Sharing the moment, a split second in time, that turns into a memory of life...