Last time I'd raced was summer 2019 when I'd got the 40 points I needed to secure my Cat. 2 race licence, what an amazing year of racing that was! Lots more on 2019 races here. My team mate Lucy Crookston persuaded me to enter the National Championships, it was close to home so I... Continue Reading →
Leicester Forest CC Women’s Team
Over the last 2-3 years our women's team has gone from strength to strength. The opening of Leicester Cycle Circuit catalysed this, we started off riding there on dark winter evenings when we didn't feel safe riding on the roads. We soon had a core of 4-5 riders but this has since doubled thanks to... Continue Reading →
2019 Goals……..and achievements!!
I always need a goal, I love training but I need something to work towards, the goal that gets you out the door when you just want to relax at home, that same goal that allows you to turn yourself inside out when you just want to ride easy. In recent years my goals have... Continue Reading →
Leicester Castle Classic
The Leicester Castle Classic brought a weekend of racing to Leicester last weekend, the elite race on the Sunday is the penultimate race in this year's British Cycling Road Series with 120 of the fastest riders in the country competing. The elite race is a varied and exhilarating race around the narrow cobbled streets surrounding... Continue Reading →