Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Sensible Rant #3: What Did We Do Before Ninety Two?

I sometimes wonder what life was like before Football was invented in 1992… I seem to remember that SKY was something above our heads… A ‘Super Sunday’ involved having a leg of lamb instead of a roast chicken… Richard Keys … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Legacy: Stage 5 – Dumb & Dumber

If I were to be a bit mischievous I might suggest that the old and the young in our fair land might appear to be poles apart, as one group have lived through or been directly affected by the second … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Legacy: Stage 4 – Pack Up Your Troubles in Your Old Saddle Bag

I usually cycle twice a week, once on a weekend, but also on a weekday, and it’s amazing how different I ride on each occasion. At weekends I tend to be relaxed and cycle constantly and smoothly, whereas my weekday … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Legacy: Stage 3 – On The Road to Nowhere

I’m a creature of habit, no doubt about it, and due to an aversion to change, the majority of the times I go out on my bike I end up doing the same or similar training routes. Friday 3rd August … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Legacy: Stage 2 – The Rain Man

On Sunday 29th July I decided to take advantage of the fine recent weather and head out towards South Newbald to tackle one of my favourite training hills, Trundlegate. The ride began well, climbing up Newbald Hill on Beverley Westwood … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Legacy: Stage 1 – The Mini G

Although I don’t know it yet, I’m currently in training for another cyclosportive, but as I’m writing this in retrospect I won’t give the game away just yet. Now that the Big G is over, training could become quite difficult, … Continue reading

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