Interview : Jessica Strange from Velome

    This weeks interview is with Jessica Strange from Velo Me, a great resource for women’s mountain biking. If you haven’t paid the site a visit, I recommend it. Jessica is a keen cyclist, writer and blogger and she shares a little of her story with us. Read more below… How long have you … Continued

Rider Interview : Julie Clark

This weeks rider interview is with Julie Clark who through determination and perseverance has gone from being a new cyclist to now competing in cyclocross races and riding with the fast groups in her local cycling club. Julie tells us a little more about her journey and experiences below… Photo by Richard Howes Photography How … Continued

Love Velo CC : Women’s Racing in 2018

I’m a keen follower of cycling and racing, both locally, nationally and on a professional level to follow the best riders in the world. I wanted to speak about just some of the issues that are apparent in the world of women’s racing in 2018. It’s something that I have wanted to write about for … Continued

Team LFCC: Dee Harrington

Love Velo CC this week speaks with Dee Harrington about her cycling… How long have you been cycling for and how did you get into it? I went to see the Tour de France in Cork when it came to Ireland back in 1998. It was a novelty and a spectacle and I was hooked … Continued

Prudential Ride London Cycling Festival 2018 (Windy and Wet!)

  Over the past weekend I have been in London for the Prudential Ride London weekend and what a great cycling festival it was! It’s an event that takes place in the city every year and offers something for everyone from the closed road freecycle suitable for all, Brompton racing, pro racing and the closed … Continued

Bike Review: Liv Langma Advanced Pro 0

I have over the past month been riding the Liv Langma Advanced Pro 0 which is a new model for 2018. The Langma is a bike that has been added into the range as an all-round bike, the name coming from the Tibetan name for Mount Everest; ‘Qomolangma’. I have trained, raced, climbed and completed a … Continued

Team LFCC: Anna Bertram

This week we speak to long time cyclist and triathele Anna Bertram. Read more below… How long have you been cycling for? Since as long as I can remember. On our family holidays to France as a kid we used to take two bikes and a tandem on the roof rack! Biggest cycling achievement? Does … Continued

Rider Profile : Carl Dyson

Carl is our most recent member to join the Love Velo CC team. A keen cyclist competing in several different disciplines, now riding for Leicester  Forest Cycling Club. See below to find out more. How long have you been cycling for? My family are keen cyclists and so I have been riding a bike since … Continued

Kit Review : Oakley ARO3 Helmet

Love Velo CC ambassador, Carl Dyson has been wearing the new Oakley ARO3 helmet, he puts it to the test and tells us a little about it below. This is one of three new helmets offered by Oakley on their first venture into head protection. It’s available in seven colour ways, I have been wearing … Continued

Team LFCC : Lucy Crookston

Its been a while since our Rider Profile series has been in full swing and so I wanted to do something about this by interviewing some of my fellow Leicester Forest Cycling Club members. The first is Lucy ( yes, another Lucy), originally a triathlete but also a super strong cyclist too. Read more below … Continued