It is less than one month until we set-off on our two* wheeled adventure across the length of the British Isles (*four in aggregate - we aren't completely mad). The extra few months we have gained by postponing the ride have flown by as training is reaching its peak and nerves are starting to kick … Continue reading Can’t get enough of the Tour? Read about LEJOG as well…
This week we are lucky enough to introduce cycling aficionado and constant LEJOG sounding-board and inspiration, Matt, as a guest-LEJOG-leBLOGGER. Long-time cyclist and Yorkshireman, what Matt lacks in an official coaching career he more than makes up for in practical knowledge and words of support. Below, Matt offers his top tips on how you can … Continue reading From cycling doom to your inner Chris Froome
So, here we are again, with two and a half-ish months to go until LEJOG! We thought it was time to update you on our new plans and put your minds at rest that: NO, with an extra three months of training, we still won’t be too fast for you to join us for a leg…. and … Continue reading The LEJOG countdown is back on…
Hi all Please accept our apologies for the radio silence over the last few days. We have taken the decision to postpone our LEJOG adventure. This is because our dear friend Fiona, the reason we were pedalling, passed away on 1st May. When we were told late last week that Fiona didn’t have much longer … Continue reading Update
So with just three days to go and a smattering of new followers we thought it might be time to ramp up our virtual presence and make sure everyone knows exactly how to follow us and get involved with the LEJOG adventure... To put many of your minds at rest, training has taken a sharp … Continue reading The Final Countdown
Hi all We are at the three-week countdown now and final preparations are truly underway. We have a couple of things to update you on. First and foremost, donations, and secondly the lessons we have learnt as training reaches its peak. How you can donate Many of you have asked how you can donate to … Continue reading 3 Weeks To Go – Donations & Final Prep!
Brace yourselves…. In LESS THAN FIVE WEEKS we will finally be taking on the challenge of a lifetime – cycling c.1000 miles from Lands End to John O Groats. As if we haven’t been talking about it enough, people still occasionally ask us what “lejog” means (Is it French? Something to do with jogging?) so … Continue reading The FAQ & shout-out edition.