The Cotswold Sportiv

The only organised bike ride I did this summer was the 100 km Cotswold Sportiv on the 27th of May.  The ride started and finished in Stratford-upon-Avon.  The route took us through several Cotswold villages, including Stanway where there was a substantial climb of two miles, averaging 7 %.  This will be a good one…… Continue reading The Cotswold Sportiv

Guardian Masterclass: Self-Publishing – 16 & 17 June 2012

An excellent course.  Tutors and speakers covered the essential aspects of self-publishing to great effect.  It was great to meet lots of other budding writers in the same boat as me.

Etape du Tour

Gethin completed the Alpine Etape du Tour in July 2012, a few days before the Tour itself covered the stage.  Well done Gethin: there were some big climbs.  I might have been able to complete one col, but not several in a row.