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Knee Pain and Cycling

Knee Pain and Cycling

Take a look at the link below which provides prevention and management information for Knee pain in cyclists.  This handout is provided courtesy of MetroPhysio, who will be present in the Leigh Day Marquee post ride to offer massage and answer...

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Chas Collins Remembered

Chas Collins Remembered

Chas Collins   Chas was a patient at the Christie hospital’s Haematology and Transplant unit. He was very affable and extremely well liked by everyone on the unit – patients, doctors, nurses, cleaners and volunteers alike. Chas was a...

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Who Am I And Why Am I Here?

Who Am I And Why Am I Here?

No don’t worry I am not going to be preaching to you or discussing the meaning of life (we all know that answer is 42!) I just thought I say a little bit about myself and my cycling “life” I’m Steve 43 year old who has only been cycling 7 or 8...

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Mistake #1 – Bike Choice

Mistake #1 – Bike Choice

On Sunday 12th June 2016 I was one of the 100 cyclists that rode the first Tour de Manc (TdM). The half Manc was 104 km and I completed it with a solo effort from the back. There are many reasons I quickly ended up at the back of the field on my...

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Tour De Manc Mistakes #2

Tour De Manc Mistakes #2

Christmas Eve 2016 and I have just registered for the second Tour de Manc 2017. I pre-registered so was able to secure a ticket this morning. In this post I want you to learn from my biggest TdM mistake. Back in 2016 on the big day, I was nursing...

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Who is David Jackson?

Who is David Jackson?

INTRODUCTION Hello, my name’s David. I’m a 36 yo dad, work for a local Charity and I owe my current good health to cycling. Most of my life I’ve been overweight: at 30 years old I was dangerously unfit with a resting heart rate of 100, tendonitis...

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