Category Archives: Sport

East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Uncleby

Location: Uncleby Length: 1.4km Height Gain: 132m Average Gradient: 9% Max. Gradient: 14% Difficulty Score: 50 Table Position: 5th Date of Attempt: 9th May 2016      *Awaiting Write Up* Advertisements

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Leavening Brow

Location: Leavening Brow Length: 1.0km Height Gain: 87m Average Gradient: 9% Max. Gradient: 16% Difficulty Score: 42 Table Position: 11th Date of Attempt: 23rd May 2016       *Awaiting Write Up*

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Greets Hill / Acklam South

Location: Greets Hill / Acklam South Length: 3.5km Height Gain: 178m Average Gradient: 5% Max. Gradient: 20% Difficulty Score: 29 Table Position: 20th Date of Attempt: 9th May 2016       *Awaiting Write Up*

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – West Heslerton

Location: West Heslerton Length: 1.13km Height Gain: 109m Average Gradient: 10% Max. Gradient: 17% Difficulty Score: 49 Table Position: 6th Date of Attempt: 24th August 2014    *Awaiting Write Up*

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Acklam North / Thrussendale Road

Location: Acklam North / Thrussendale Road Length: 0.8km Height Gain: 85m Average Gradient: 11% Max. Gradient: 20% Difficulty Score: 52 Table Position: 3rd Date of Attempt: 29th June 2014 / 5th July 2015    *Awaiting Write Up*

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Bishop Wilton / Worsendale Road

Location: Bishop Wilton / Worsendale Road Length: 2km Height Gain: 160m Average Gradient: 8% Max. Gradient: 15% Difficulty Score: 45 Table Position: 9th Date of Attempt: 23rd June 2014   *Awaiting Write Up*

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East Yorkshire Hill Climbs – Hanging Grimston

Location: Hanging Grimston Length: 1.55km Height Gain: 153m Average Gradient: 10% Max. Gradient: 20% Difficulty Score: 55 Table Position: 1st Date of Attempt: 23rd June 2014    *Awaiting Write Up*

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The Push Hog Strikes Back: Robert Millar for a Day

It won’t have gone unnoticed that the county of Yorkshire hosted the Grande Depart of Le Tour de France. It went quite well by accounts and I can’t begin to explain my pride in the tour visiting my county of … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Reviews: 3LC.tv Train with the Manx – Road Race & Sprinting Turbo Sessions

British winters can be cruel to the fair weather cyclist, we have very few choices if we want to keep up our fitness, with one of those answers being the dreaded Turbo Trainer, the bane of many cyclists, but is … Continue reading

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The Push Hog Strikes Back – Williams Farm Kitchen Challenge (100km Route)

The online cycling experts at ProBikeKit.co.uk are running a cycling blog post competition between 07/02/2014 and 14/03/2014, where they have asked bloggers to tell a cycling related story – This is my entry. It’s that time of the year when … Continue reading

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