24/240 – What really happened?

It's 6am, I've been pedalling for an hour and a half since my four hour nap to get over the last 120 miles. The suns coming up, but my hearts starting to sink for I've entered the valley of doom. I'm tired, fatigued and simply not getting the fuel back in. My legs start to [...]

Spiceys Mini-Big Adventure #1

OK, so its time to reveal the plan!... I've been trying to think of a way to test out my endurance, taste some real adventure in foreign lands and also see if I can cope living out a bag for a few days. I set off tomorrow. The Challenge: Cycle to Paris and back in [...]

Chiltern Fosse 200km and Lessons Learnt

Its 05:15 on a Saturday morning and the alarm goes off. ‘Seriously?!’ I think to myself… 'urgh, here we go'. I struggle to drag myself out of bed, I hadn’t managed much sleep, about 5 hours which is not a lot for someone who absolutely can't function without their sleep. I was feeling too nervous and [...]

Throw caution to the wind! 10 days to go

I've been busy prepping for my next adventure, this one is going to be a big one! It is going to be my first solo self-supported trip venturing into lands unknown and pushing my limits to the furthest they have ever been! My Apidura packs arrived today and this is another step towards this big [...]