After having such a superb time at last year's event, there was no doubt in our minds that we'd be back for 2014.
My quest to get into doing more organised racing got a kick-start recently with the announcement of the dates for the OffCamber XC race series.
I must admit when this product turned up in the post for me to review, I was a little bemused.
Keeping the chain on your bike in good condition is essential to keeping everything running smoothly.
Well, I finally got round to re-assembling Kate's Mount Vision.
Back in the summer, when the weather didn't consist solely of the various forms of precipitation, I got my hands on a bottle of 'Pure' dry chain lube from Weldtite.
A not-so-short account of our first Bontrager Twentyfour12 event. It all started one day back in early February of this year.
Background You may or may not have heard of Weldtite, but if you do anything much with bikes then you have probably heard of at least one of their brands.
Although it's hard to believe given the weather we've been having here, there was actually a short period of time when the weather was nice enough to ride without wearing...
I haven't done a proper write-up, and to be honest I'm not likely to given how much free time I seem not to have ! The UK Cycling Events Southern Rough...
I'm ashamed to admit that I've been a bit lax on the old mountain biking front just lately.
I've been a fan of Marin bikes for a while and after riding my Mount Vision, Kate became a fan too.
A recent trip to the Scottish borders gave us the opportunity to visit one of the UK's mountain biking Meccas.
Well, it was our first time at the Mountain Mayhem at Eastnor castle, and it was a tough one ! The weather made the whole thing more a matter...
It seemed like a good idea at the time. . . a 24 hour endurance race. OK, let's be honest, it has never seemed like a good idea.
A while ago, Kate and I submitted our entry for the Test Valley Tour "Hot" MTB challenge.
With the bike built up on the new frame, it was time for a proper outing.
Well, my plan to meticulously document the rebuild of my bike failed miserably. .
Fans of the BBC comedy 'Only Fools and Horses' will be familiar with Trigger's broom. . the more classically educated among you will know it as Theseus' paradox.