Category: Audaxes

Every now and again I go on an Audax – a much longer and slower ride where the sense of achievement comes from purely completing the distance and not from what time you did. They’re more leisurely and often much more satisfying with chances to look around the area you’re cycling in. I’ve done a couple so far but I’m looking to add to the tally.

You can read all my posts about Audax related rides below.

Midlands Reliability Rides 2018

I’ve compiled a list of local club’s 2018 reliability rides for the Midlands area. This includes the West Midlands and the East Midlands. Dates and routes are to the best of my knowledge and...

East Midlands Map

Reliability Rides East Midlands 2017

At the start of every season a number of local clubs arrange and host reliability rides around the area. These are often around 50-60 miles in length, are unsigned, cost very little and have...

Stratford upon Avon Cycling Club Reliability Ride

Reliability Rides 2017 West Midlands

There is now a 2018 list available here.   At the start of every season a number of local clubs arrange and host reliability rides around the area. These are often around 50-60 miles...

Rapha Festive 500 2016 Logo

Rapha Festive 500 2016 – Getting it done

Completing the 2016 Rapha Festive 500 This Christmas, I set myself the challenge to complete the Rapha Festive 500 again. The challenge that Rapha set is to cycle 500 kilometres between Christmas Eve and...