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Right tool for the job

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

To quote a mate of mine, I took a butter knife to a gunfight on Sunday. Bike Park Wales.

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A reason mountain biking is fabulous

Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

An image that needs few words…..mountain biking in Gloucestershire

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Spring is on the way…hurray.

Posted by on Apr 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

First of the bluebells emerging alongside Gloucestershire’s trails. With a backdrop of wood anenomies. Looking forward to the scent of garlic.

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Clean-up

Posted by on Apr 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Forest of Dean trails drying out nicely…but still plenty of filth if you know where to look. I love dust.

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Fun in the sun

Posted by on Mar 16, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Lucky to have ridden the Forest of Dean twice in the last 3 days. Turning from sticky to grippy, especially quick on the trails today. Thanks to Sky for the company and the sky for the sun. After3 hours, keeping Sky away from the beets proved tricky. As you can see, he managed to get to a couple of them....

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View from behind bars

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

View from behind bars. Putting the trail into trailcake on a glorious spring evening. Tasty.

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Off-duty

Posted by on Nov 30, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

There is nothing we enjoy more than being outside on a trail somewhere. Gloucestershire has some fantastic mountain bike trails, some hidden and some marked. Here’s some snaps from our days out:

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Clyclocross – Hard work but great for biking fitness

Posted by on Nov 17, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Tried this 5 years ago and have been hooked ever since. Started on a mountain bike, then found the funds “for one more bike”. Perfect sport for autumn and winter, your skills and fitness will rocket……remember how hard it was to stay upright back in the good old days of mountain biking, before tyres gripped and brakes slowed you down? This is what cyclocross reminds me of. Great fun. Races last up to an hour, there are plenty of local races, check British Cycling website and you can use your mountain bike in most. Oh,...

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T Shirts a-go-go

Posted by on Nov 14, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

   Check out these new T-shirt designs by Trailcake available to purchase at www.slam69.co.uk

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