2015: An Instagram Type Of Year

2015: An Instagram Type Of Year

There’s no denying it, Instagram has evolved to become my number one social media channel. I use it daily during the week to post an image myself, along with browsing other peoples feeds to get a dose of inspiration. The images that I post daily can be any...
UTMB: My Perspective

UTMB: My Perspective

I’ll be honest, I was bitterly disappointed to not have a place in this years Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc (UTMB). Having competed over the last three years (here’s a look inside last years race), this was the first year that I wasn’t lucky in the...
Tour de France: Pavé

Tour de France: Pavé

As mentioned in this latest blog post series, I headed over to the start of the 2015 Tour de France to capture the first four stages. Having juggled with the idea of renting a car, I finally decided to cycle the first weekend, covering 700km in the process. My journey...
Yellow Jersey Blues

Yellow Jersey Blues

The third stage of the 2015 Tour de France started in the Belgium city of Antwerp. Renowned for it’s control over the diamond market, I was actually surprised to see quite a fun looking city. The two previous stages (stage 1, stage 2) had taken their toll on not...
Tour de France 2015: Stage Two

Tour de France 2015: Stage Two

As I mentioned in my previous post, I made the journey up to Holland for the start of the 2015 Tour de France. Instead of driving, I chose to travel those four days on a road bike. The first stage in Utrecht proved to be a long one, with almost 200kms having to be...
Tour de France 2015: Utrecht

Tour de France 2015: Utrecht

The 2015 Tour de France rolled around and I headed up to Holland to cover the the opening weekend. Despite having a full credentialed car pass for the race, I made the decision to travel by bike for the first four stages. Carrying everything I needed strapped to my...
Swiss Alpine Passes

Swiss Alpine Passes

Monday the 15th June was a day of two alpine passes for me. I had a commission from the organisers of the World Tour Swiss cycling race, the Tour de Suisse. This tour has a history of competing with the French speaking (but also in Switerland) Tour de Romandie and its...
Athens In May

Athens In May

I usually pass through Athens during peak summer season, with the city being treated as little more than a transit point as I escape the urban heat and head for the coastline. A recent wedding commission meant that i’d be heading over to Greece in the shoulder...