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The Bwlch, The Rhigos and the rain

Posted on July 14, 2016 by Michael Shevyn

10th July 2016 With it only being a couple of weeks away until we ride the Malvern Mad Hatter (101 mile ride) Andy suggested we do a long ride with a fair bit of climbing. As Lara is not doing the Malvern Mad Hatter and having also joined a cycling club, it was just Andy
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Gambolling and gambling around Gwent

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Michael Shevyn

25th June 2016 Thanks to Andy for this weeks blog. Mike was unable to join us, so it was Lara and I who set off ridiculously early this week to take part in our first ‘Audax’, the ‘Gwent Gambol’, a 100km jaunt round the quiet lanes and beautiful countryside of Gwent.  For the uninitiated, an
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Rhondda and the Rhigos

Posted on June 19, 2016 by Michael Shevyn

18th June 2016 With my bike now fixed I was keen to test it out, we hadn’t planned to ride together this weekend as Lara was at a wedding and it was Father’s Day on Sunday. Andy had said he was going to go out Friday instead but as the weather was bad he hadn’t
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Broken Chains and the Rhigos mountain

Posted on June 14, 2016 by Michael Shevyn

11th June 2016 It’s 6am on a Saturday morning and as usual I am off for an early morning ride. My plan for today’s ride is to head to Lisvane then down the lanes to Old St Mellons from their head down to Cefn Mably and onto Rudry then head back to Lisvane and go
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