April and May is the time for trekkers in the Himalayas. I ventured off to Everest Base Camp, during prep there were many discussions about whether climbers should take Acetazolamide / Diamox. So what’s the science, and what did I do?
Now for something completely different - These are some of the adventures I've been lucky enough to find myself on
This was my first time attending Eurobike in Germany, and it’s been an utter blast.So one week after returning to the shores of Blighty, these are my highlights from Friedrichshafen, covering tech, cycling, and life – in no particular order!
Making turbo trainers is one thing, but building accurate and robust trainers is an entirely different matter. Elite recently opened their factory doors to me to see what goes into building an Elite trainer, and to take a look at their latest trainer the Elite Direto
Elite Cycling is a cycling accessory company which needs no introduction. This month I have been lucky enough to have Elite open their factory doors to me in Italy, to see how the company is injecting Italian style into cycling accessories… and the next generation of turbo trainers
Within the cycling world, Tacx is one of THE biggest manufacturer names NOT associated with the production of a bike frame. Tacx is a hardware company making components as “simple” as jockey wheels and drinks bottles, through to state of the art turbo trainers, built using input from global leaders in the field of electromagnetics….
DinoSnores – The National History Museum opens it doors at night, and lets you sleep within the great Hintze Hall, right underneath their prized Diplodocus skeleton if you so desire. Sometimes you hear about an event and realise you have no choice, you HAVE to go and see what it is like. For me, DinoSnores…
I’ve rather good at injuries, not only have I fractured my olecranon, but about 18months around I had serve neck pain – torticolis – as a result of staining my trapezius muscle. Physiotherapy sorted the original injury, but couldn’t quite get the muscle permanently pain free. It was suggested that a sports massage might help…