Author Archives: Steve Rodgers

November Club Social

On Tuesday 20th November we’ll be having another club-sponsored gathering at The Queens Head at The G. No major agenda – just a chance to get together without lycra and protective headgear and share a drink or two. Bill has made all the arrangements – please let us know if you’re coming on the event page. Note that I’ll be bringing along the club hoodies for you to collect if you’ve ordered one.

Club Hoodies

We now have our first batch of club hoodies in stock! They look great! These are strictly for those that ordered them, but if you’d like one, stay tuned for info on the next order! Comment below if you’re interested.

Toasty new Alpaca socks

Here’s the new sock design with the old one in the top-right.They will be 7″ long in amazing Alpaca wool We’re sourcing new socks in conjunction with Iben CC. . They should be here before Christmas and we’ll have plenty to go around. They are longer than the previous socks we had made – which were more of a summer sock. These are warm yet breathable Alpaca and I’m excited to see them made up! Last – Read more…

Preparing for the Strathpuffer

What’s The Puffer? Freezing temperatures. 17 hours of darkness.  Miles upon miles of gruelling terrain. A brutal mix of ice, wind, hail, mud and snow, and maybe, just maybe, a glorious Scottish winter sunrise… When it comes to mountain bike challenges, they don’t come much tougher or more rewarding than the Strathpuffer – the legendary 24 hour mountain bike endurance event held every year in the Highlands of Scotland in the middle of winter. It’s in the middle of January – 17 hours of darkness and typically – Read more…