Week 10 Summary

My stats for the week of 29th February


Achievement unlocked – 1st Commute to work

I planned Friday as my 1st commute into work, luckily the weather agreed. I was all dressed up with my new cycling tights and my very bright Provis jacket started my Strava app and I was off.


Training begins

Having signed up for the Tour de Bristol in April, I haven't done any training yet and the countdown is now at 34 days.

Charity Ride

1st Road Bike Challenge

So I have signed up for the medium distance of 50km on the 2nd April, an added benefit is that it is for a really good cause, St Peters Hospice.

Forest of Dean

Mountain biking in the Forest of Dean

We took a trip to the Forest of Dean on Sunday to do the new blue trail from the trail centre there.

Ashton Court

Bristol Bikefest

Photos from the Bristol Bikefest 2011

cake Vanilla Sponge Cake

Royal wedding cake

I used my herman sourdough starter to create a wonderfully moist vanilla sponge cake. I used the following recipe for each layer (the orginal instructions are listed below)   Vanilla Cake 1/5 of your herman starter 150g Self raising flour, 3 beaten eggs, 150g caster sugar, 1tsp of vanilla extract 100ml of oil.   Combine […]