Ramblings of a half-arsed mountain bike racer.

09th Jun
Half-arsed

Half-arsed; not so committed

How good a mountain biker can I be without one glute maximus? Not that good it turns out.

06th Mar
red_soil

Hero to zero – Andalucia Bike Race 2014

Ever wondered what it would be like to race your bike everyday, like a professional? I found out as I rode The Andalucia Bike Race 2014, a six day event with sublime singletrack, big climbs and dizzying descents.

27th Nov
bikram yoga room

Bikram for bikers?

Bikram may suit more goal-orientated individuals who seek focus and have a desire to push their limits of endurance. If you're a cyclist like me, then there's good reason to endure the heat, as I found out the following day on my bike.

11th Nov
George Hackenschmidt

Pro Tips with Paul Millard – Fitness Trainer

Expert fitness trainer, Paul Millard talks kettlebells, training pitfalls, whilst recommending a one hundred year old book for all you need to know about fitness.

23rd Oct
Checkendon

Half-arsed; fully committed

Half-arsedRaced.com is where I hope to share my passion for cycling, hear from you and learn from your experiences.

23rd Oct
British Mountain Bike Series, Hopton Woods

Lessons learned in getting back in the saddle

In getting back in the saddle, I've made mistakes and had the odd success. Here's what I've learned on the way.

10th Oct
Kona Kula Supreme - Scandium

My Weapon of Choice

I like to keep things simple. I've always been a hardtail enthusiast. My weapon of choice for xc racing is light, effective and doesn't cost the earth.