Category Archives: Cycling

Not the Best 36 Hours

So, Thursday, I was due to drive to Newcastle and back to London to attend a funeral of a close friend’s mother. a 600+ mile round trip in a single day. I went to bed around midnight on Wednesday night … Continue reading

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2013 Police Unity Tour – A Sample of Images

   

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We Remembered The Fallen

It’s Tuesday morning here in DC and its time to pack my bags and flee this beautiful city. I get nervous when the police are around and there are several thousand here at present! Seriously, I’m meeting my mother, sister … Continue reading

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Police Unity Tour 2013: Day 4 –

The final day of the 2013 tour is over. It was a day that has touched me more than I imagined possible. Where Do I start? Probably at the beginning is a good place. Well, after yesterday’s abortive ride, the … Continue reading

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Police Unity Tour 2013: Day 3 Road to Nowhere

What a difference 24 hours make. Well 24 hours ago, Wigan had never won a major trophy and now they are FA Cup holders. The last 24 hours also made a huge difference to my experience of the Police Unity … Continue reading

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Police Unity Tour 2013: Day 2 Road to The Sun

Well day 2 is over and we are now over 1/2 way from East Hanover to DC. I’m pleased to confirm that the inner circle of riders for Team Ohio International made it safely to Wilmington today. There were a … Continue reading

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The Pilgrimage Begins

Another Police unity Tour is underway and we have completed day 1. The ride today was from East Hanover to Edison both of which are in New Jersey. The basic data of the ride are as follows: Distance: 51.48 mi … Continue reading

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Why We Ride

The Police Unity Tour is not about punishing yourself, its not a race or even a competition of any sorts. It is an event set up by police officers to honour the memories of their colleagues who have died. I … Continue reading

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2013 Police Unity Tour

Its that time of year again. Too late to do more training, too late to wish I had lost some more weight and too late to have bought a new bike/ travel box for the bike. These were all my … Continue reading

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Ground Hopping: Hemel Hempstead Town FC v Gosport Borough 6th May 2013

  This may well turn out to be the fastest blog post you will ever read. It is certainly the fastest post I have ever typed. I’ll come back to that later. Well, after the events of Saturday and a … Continue reading

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