Last training run before Glasto

Just got back from the last bit of cycling I can do before the next week's inevitable physical decline at Glasto. Would've been a perfect night ride if it hadn't been for swallowing that fly...

21/10/09

The knees seem to work. What a surprise… now I just need to motivate myself to get off my arse, stop eating ice cream, and maintain my recent level of fitness. Hoo yah.

Scared of Pain

As much as broken bones hurt, as much as casts itch and slings bind, it’s the uncertainty that’s left which is most difficult. The hesitation when hurtling down hills – your knees remember the pain of grit on skin, of the dull thuds. The tyre sticking into the rut in the road. The flash as ...