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The mileage is starting to stack up now…

Well, all these half day holidays are meaning I’m starting to ramp up some serious mileages (whilst still keeping the family happy). The 3 main rides I did last week netted almost 250 miles between them including some tough hills. … Continue reading

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The final (hopefully) totals are in and they are scary…

Well, I’ve been calculating my route and I think I have a finalish total mileage. There is good news as the mileage is ‘only’ 903 miles but the sudden realisation is… I will be climbing 30,600 feet!!! To put it … Continue reading

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Mileage discrepancy

It’s been pointed out that the official sign posts show 874 miles but I’m quoting nearer 1100 miles. 874 miles is the shortest route between the points and uses motorways etc.    

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Holidays are becoming an excuse…

Well since the last time I’ve been on a 2 week holiday to Portugal with my family and very nice it was too 🙂 Since I got back I’ve been making some real progress in my preparations: I bought a … Continue reading

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It’s been a while – sorry :-(

Well due to a short family holiday and other commitments I don’t seem to have been getting the time I need to update my blog but here’s a couple of weeks in 1 entry, I hope you enjoy: As said … Continue reading

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(Provisional) Itinerary – LeJog August 2011

For those that are interested this is what I plan although it is provisional as some days I might not be able to reach the estimated daily mileage – (mileage is best guess) 20/8 Train Newcastle to Penzance 11am – … Continue reading

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Training history – Lejog

From now until the big event I will be endeavoring to list how many miles I’ve done during the week and link to some of my longer runs details from the Garmin Connect website. Here are some examples of the … Continue reading

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Photographs

I’ve been asked to upload some photos so here goes: The selection will include my 2 current bikes (Dawes Ultra Galaxy, Trek Madone 4.7) + various cycling related photos.

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Nigel’s Cycling Blog

Welcome to my blog which will hopefully culminate in the successful completion of my first LEJOG in August 2011. A bit about me: Nigel Bradley http://www.facebook.com/nigelbradley, http://www.twitter.com/nigelbradley Married (Claire) Children Hannah (4), Jude (1) Reside: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear Employer: … Continue reading

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