World Cycling Championships in Tuscany

Sometimes luck and good timing combine to offer you unexpected opportunities. When we planned a few days in Tuscany, we knew the World Cycling Championship road race would be in Florence the following weekend. As a cycling fan I was a little bit disappointed to be missing it by only a couple of days. As…

Finding some Olympic spirit up on Box Hill

The Olympic Road Races were only a couple of hours from me and I couldn’t miss the chance to be on the roadside, seeing all those familiar peleton faces fly past along Surrey roads. On Sunday we were lucky enough to get returned tickets for the viewing area up on Box Hill, where the women…