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Simple Mindful Cycling Classes for Relaxation in Glasgow

Simple Mindful Cycling Classes for Relaxation in Glasgow

I thought it would be nice to say that I am moving from just running mindfulness classes in North Lanarkshire and for BMXers at The Loading Bay to offering one-to-one cycling-based mindfulness classes in Glasgow. I will be basing these classes in Glasgow Green and Pollok Park; we can also meet elsewhere if it is easier for you.

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My Top 6 Tracklocross Frames for 2023

My Top 6 Tracklocross Frames for 2023

I wrote an enormous article and a follow up where I listed a whole pile of frames for tracklocross. For this year, rather than trying to be fully encompassing, I will list my top 6 tracklocross frames for this year. I’ve gone with frames that should be pretty much available worldwide.

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The Cycle Path Olympics

The Cycle Path Olympics

Cycling is a race for many people, even if the only people they race with are their imaginary opponents on a cycle path. There is nothing quite like hearing someone change down gears after you have passed them, to then bury themselves to regain their imaginary first place from you. You watch their bodies rock and sway, their head slowly dropping lower as their energy dwindles. Their body starts to sag, hanging from their hands, which hold onto their bars with a death grip, all while you wonder, “Why?”

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Ulysses the Tracklocross

Ulysses the Tracklocross

As we head into winter, I always feel the urge to ride my bike more. I guess this may seem strange to some people, particularly those of the fair-weather cyclist variety, but I hate the heat and riding in summer makes me mostly feel horrible. I guess this is because I am Scottish, and my beard tries to be ginger.

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YouTube Video Series: What is Tracklocross

YouTube Video Series: What is Tracklocross

I’ve started a new series on YouTube exploring what is tracklocross. The first is a quick video explaining what tracklocross is to me; I hope you’ll find it a fun little video. Next week there will be video uploads exploring the parts of tracklocross bikes and possibly a rant on why steel is best.

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