Tag: cycling Southland

My velodrome debut!

So here it is, my track debut.The triathlon race wheels (respoked) and the TT helmet came in useful! I had the P2 on a turbo trainer, warning up when I was asked did I do triathlon?! Does a bike really give it away that… Continue Reading “My velodrome debut!”

Tisbury TT: my 1st race as a Kiwi!

As my first race as a Kiwi, first ‘race’ post Knee op, and first time on a start line in over ten months, there are several justified reasons for me feeling a little it nervous today.

Tough day at the office: training fail? Training success?

Sufficed to say that training didn’t exactly go to plan today. I was due at the track at 6pm. They lend bikes, but there are only two with larger gears and you have to be there early. I was faced with a decision: get… Continue Reading “Tough day at the office: training fail? Training success?”

Track cycling Tuesday

  Always learning, that is the beauty of sport. This evening I was straight from work, running a little late, and the chain gang was already motoring when I rocked up this evening. The trust bike number 75 was no where to be seen,… Continue Reading “Track cycling Tuesday”