South Shields Velo – A New Year

A new year has arrived and it got me thinking about to where my Shields Velo journey all began. Around this time last year, early February I believe was when i stumbled upon a Facebook group about saving gypsies green, let’s have a look at what’s going on...

Shields Velo tackle Great Dun Fell (again)

I wrote another piece on the site about personal improvement and pushing your limits, so when the opportunity to do this ride came up, I knew it was something I wanted to try. I’d heard about the climb, as some other lads I know went over to tackle it a while...

Personal improvement

As people we all want to become better at what we do, be that at work, as parents, in sport or just as a person in general.  Maybe you don’t, we’ve all been stuck in a rut at some point (I know I have but won’t get into that now. I’ll save...