A few years ago an American guy by the name of Ernest Gagnon tipped the scales at nearly 259kg – that’s over four Alberto Contadors or three Andre Greipels. By his own admission, Ernest was in a bad way. Depressed and pretty much embarrassed to leave the house, his condition had led to worsening diabetes, … More Why does Ernest ride?
“…having started to ride again three years ago at the age of 59 after a hiatus of 30 years, it’s feeling 20 odd or less years young again that has got me on to a good carbon road bike, into lycra, club jersey and lightly obeying the Velominati. Boys ride bikes and I like being a … More Why does Colin Ride?
A million different people will have a million different reasons. But whatever ours happens to be, however common or obscure, we’re all connected by our common love for riding. So when a club-mate, Chris, recently suggested it might be interesting to find out some of those reasons, it seemed like a pretty good idea. Maybe you’ve … More Why do we ride?