I’ve been fascinated by the notion of delivering Adventure Therapy on bikes since reading an article about Lee Craigie’s cycle therapy work (https://leecraigie.com/cycletherapy) in MBR magazine. As I was already looking into becoming an NLP practitioner and getting more involved with outdoors activities, as part of my teaching job in a PRU, I began toContinue reading “Why is MTB Adventure Therapy different to Mountain Biking?”
I rode the National 100 today and feel elated to be unhappy with the result, as I was about 1mph off the pace I was looking for and something went wrong with course navigation; resulting in receiving a DNF result. That may seem like a strange concept so I’ll explain the thought processes involved… WhenContinue reading “National 100 mile TT 2019”
This August, I will be running some MTB adventure Summer School sessions. I’ve developed a 2 day program, which will be run at Gisburn Forest on 12th & 13th August. This will help kids to develop their Confidence, Resilience, Independence and organisation skills whilst enjoying spending some time in the forest! Developing these skills willContinue reading “MTB Summer Schools”
I’m preparing for my second 24hr time trial, which takes place on 21st – 22nd July 2018, and its making me think about how I found myself competing in such a challenging sporting event. Those who have met within the last 5 years, will undoubtedly see me as a cyclist, but it’s not something I’veContinue reading “The Mersey Roads 24hr TT”
Reflection on last year’s race and the preparation that I have (and haven’t) been doing!