Author Archives: Ian Aiken


Virgin Cyclone Ride B – 63 Hilly Miles

Well I’m signed up to the Virgin Cyclone ride B, which is 63 miles of hills apparently.  The Virgin Money Cyclone is 21st June 2014 so really looking forward to that.  I’m hoping my sore […]

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SAS Charity Ride Completed – 71 Miles!

Well I completed my first charity ride of the year, and ever for that matter.  71 miles in total with a slowish 6 hour 20 mins active cycle time.  Mark and I managed to take […]

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Sunderland Astronomical Society Charity Ride

On the 8th June this year a crack squad of bedraggled unfit overweight lunatics will be jumping on their bicycles for a gruelling 28 mile ride from Derwent to the Cygnus Observatory in Washington. Their […]

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70 Mile – Should I be concerned?

I’ve got a 70 mile ride coming up in just over a week.  It’s for charity, well the last 28 miles are (I am cycling to the start).  Should I be worried?  The most I […]

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Specialized AWOL

My cycling bike a Specialized AWOL.  Just saying…

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My first cycle event!

Yay to me for completing my first cycle event with my good mate Mark!  This was the Sunderland Big  Bike Ride 2014 and the 35 mile course completed with some good chats and some good […]

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