Killer Hills – No.1 Shaley Brow

27th February 2015 12

I HAD joined ‘the club’ the year before – all bright legged and ready to work and learn. Cold eyes squinted from under £120 helmets, as my new clubmates assessed me and my bike. It […]

Stan The Man

27th February 2015 4

“DID you get out yesterday? How far? Terribly icy wasn’t it?” It’s not every day that you’re asked about your Sunday training run by someone who’s ridden the Tour de France. That’s typical Stan Brittain, […]

Master Wheelbuilding

27th February 2015 4

IN THE good old days, wheels were as personal as a tailored suit. You bought them made on site at the shop you bought your bike from and, if you raced, you had a pair […]