Riding into Week 41

Spring sunshine and light mornings - this speaks to me! It's so easy to be up again not too long after 6am (possibly because I am generally asleep by 9:30pm) and this morning it was the perfect weather for a wee soiree on the bicicleta.

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“I think I can, I think I can…no I can’t”

At around the 30 week mark my fitness took a 180 degree turn and all of a sudden the intensity and length of time I could exercise HUGELY diminished without

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The Pot-Bellied MAMIL Effect?

Now I've never felt the belly of a pot-bellied MAMIL but I have recently come to imagine it might be something like having a baby bump. Just a few weeks ago I was riding home from work, struggling up a steep hill with my thighs digging into my preggy belly and thinking, is this how a pot-bellied MAMIL feels?

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Cyclocross “Racing” at 6 Months

Sarah: When is your next cyclocross race? James: 18th June. You should do it. You can ride around with your bump, it’ll be cute. Sarah: [I was silent while picturing

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Only Hippies Cycle into Town

Entering week 24…sporting an egg-shaped bump. Feel strong, healthy and a lot fitter than I did during a heinous first trimester of 24/7 nausea and eating all things white, plus

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