I'm excited to share just a little about my first 2018 challenge, which will be taking place in just 2 months time. What is the South Coast Sprint? On Thursday 26 of April I will be setting off from Dover with the aim of cycling the 400 miles to St Austell, Cornwall. I'll be aiming … Continue reading The South Coast Sprint
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Miles for Wishes was a year of challenges all in aid of Make-A-Wish UK. With 2018 fast approaching, thoughts naturally turn to “What next?” I love Make-A-Wish and what they do and I will continue to be an active supporter and fundraiser for them, how could I not be after what has been an amazing … Continue reading What next?
There are two sides to every story and my year of challenges in aid of Make-A-Wish UK certainly has that. I have no real connection to Make-A-Wish – I’ve not been granted or involved in a wish – it is a Charity that I felt does something that is simply brilliant. Make-A-Wish grant the one … Continue reading Two sides to every story
So Guy, what did I learn on your recent 9 Day, solo and unsupported, JOGLE Challenge I hear you ask! I read a blog a while ago on Mother of all Lists about surviving divorce https://motherofalllists.com/2017/10/27/guest-list-surviving-divorce/ - I really enjoyed reading it, it struck some chords with me, particularly about my own journey. I thought … Continue reading Cycling, a List to end all Lists
JOGLE, if you didn't know is simply the first letters of the start and end points of this challenge - John O'Groats to Land's End. This ‘End to End’ journey is an iconic and epic cycling challenge and for any cyclist is a true test of stamina and determination. So, why do so many people want to do it? I … Continue reading The JOGLE Challenge – What is it?
I put my legs and lungs to the test in the Brecon Beacons this week and wow, was it worth it. I had some annual leave to use up and had got it in to my head about going somewhere new and somewhere challenging, so having a google search I stumbled upon the Beacons Circuit … Continue reading Beautiful Brecon Beacons