…And The Winner Is?

…And The Winner Is?

So today was an almost guaranteed sprint finish in the Tour de France – a long, lazy jaunt across France before a slightly twisty but still-wide road approach into Vittel? Yeah, nothing says sprint finish like the first week of the Tour de France when you throw...
Sagan!

Sagan!

The stage ended with a climb, it was too steep for the pure sprinters, and it was going to be a fight between Gilbert, Valverde, Vanmarcke, Albasini, Matthews…. …ah, who am I kidding? This stage was made for Peter Sagan and he delivered. BMC was pushing...
A Lyon Classic

A Lyon Classic

As my Mum is in town I decided to make the Sunday night dinner a local dish that is pretty easy to prepare but always goes down a treat: Lyon sausage and twice-cooked potatoes. Pulling this altogether is easy and really only takes about 40 minutes start to finish...
Review: Heineken 0.0%

Review: Heineken 0.0%

I don’t drink a lot of beer because, well, I don’t drink. Occasionally I’ll have a zero alcohol beer during the summer, however, so when I saw that Heineken was advertising a new zero alcohol beverage in the last couple of weeks, I thought I would...
Photos from the Sri Chinmoy 50K

Photos from the Sri Chinmoy 50K

The Sri Chinmoy 50K wasn’t my best race but it was good fun and the organisers did a great job putting on an event in a busy public park. They also had some photographers on the course snapping pictures, some of which were very ‘artsy’, if I do say...