Not Training for l’Etape du Tour

By the time you read this we’ll be half way across France heading down to the Pyrenees, accompanying me in the van is Morgan ‘The Morganator’ Lloyd and Jimmy ‘Dynamo’ Wilson two very fit young men who say they will be my domestiques for the day. They did a great job of pacing me round the Pilgrims Hospice 100 in May with an unrelenting rhythm for five hours and twenty two minutes, although Morgan’s half wheeling did see me and Barna get dropped around Canterbury. Obviously after that I got a cold then a chest infection and didn't ride for four weeks apart from a few sorties on and off road when I visited Trek's HQ in Wisconsin which burnt a whole in my chest! Unfortunately Friday night was pretty heavy and I missed the next day's ride… so I went to the Farmers Market in Madison and read a book, much more civilised than 80 miles in 80 degrees of heat.…

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Riding for my brother

Tonight I was supposed to be writing the new staff rota, but I’m distracted. Amy, who talks to us from somewhere out there through our computers with a lovely Irish accent tries to convince us two old duffers to buy her software while monitoring our online activity; she says our blogs are supposed to contain key search words to drive traffic to our site, we’re supposed to be Search Engine Optimised so we can convert the leads (that’s you) in to sales but I couldn’t think of a catchy title and just had to write this.…

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