Jul 222011

If you’ve never ridden a bike to work on a regular basis commuting by bike can bring up many challenges. Having worked from home for a number of years, I travelled into Going Going Bike office’s in London by bike for the whole of the last week, experiencing the many trials and tribulations of the early morning and evening cycle commute for the first time. Continue reading »

Jun 132011
Student Cycling

Khadim Shubber is Editor in Chief of Felix, the student newspaper at Imperial College London. More importantly he is a keen cyclist and has provided this guest blog!

Every so often, always on particularly chilly mornings, I feel reluctant to cycle to university. My body hasn’t quite woken up yet, and the thought of hopping on my rather beaten up purple mountain bike is less than appealing. But then I’m jolted awake by the thought of the alternatives: walking, getting the bus, or god-forbid, the tube. Continue reading »

Jul 162010

There is a top article by Jamie Wilkins on the Guardian website today on what an individual needs to possess in order to be a top level road racer. Fitness, power and the support of a fully committed team are all cited before he concludes that passion for the bike is the critical element for road cyclists at the highest level. Continue reading »