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Warm-Up Day 4: A Wet Day...

Warm-Up Day 4: A Wet Day…

Warm-up Day 4. A Wet Day… … which explains why I haven’t left yet. I finally left Cambridge late in the afternoon on Wednesday, having spent the day in town reminiscing over the good times I had there as a student (remembering the friends and parties more than the studies!). I cycled through until dark […]

Warm-up Day 1: A Long Day...

Warm-up Day 1: A Long Day…

…but not many hours cycling. Having only got back from California Friday evening and recovered from mild jet lag, I’ve not had a lot of time to get the last minute jobs done. But I’d decided to start cycling on Tuesday, and that’s what I was going to do. I was up until the early […]

Getting organised, getting excited

Getting organised, getting excited

I have just bought a ferry ticket to France – and so on the 20th July I shall be arriving in St. Malo; looking forward to two years cycling across two continents to reach Cape Town, some 20,000km away. So the departure date is fixed and getting ever nearer. As it does, I’m getting increasingly […]