Category Archives: Motivation

Completed my Hebridean Cycle Ride


Glad to be home after my cycling adventure. Just a short video to say thanks to everyone who supported  me, to Edinburgh Bicycle Coop who sponsor me and  to everyone who took an interest.  Looking forward to sharing my experience on

Inspirational post on Berghaus Community Website


I am really delighted to say that I managed to get a blog post onto the Berghaus Community Website. Berghaus very kind let me write a post about my experience of disability and outdoor sport, for which I am very

Over came a Challenge Today


A friend suggested that I might try busking in the Meadows during the Edinburgh Festival and I stupidly agreed to do it. Got the idea from adventurer Alistair Humphreys who is busking his way over Spain, with a violin he

Challenge to Cycle the Outer Hebrides

I have always had a desire to cycle the length of the Outer Hebrides have finally taken the plunge and decided to have a crack at it. Round the world cyclist Mark Beaumont recently accomplished it although he did it

Summers Evening Cycle


Cycled 38 miles last night which turned out to be the hottest day of the year so far. Was  quite a hard training run and got a great work out from it. Feeling fantastic today after it.

Why Cerebral Palsy Hasn’t Stopped Me Cycling

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We all face challenges in life. Cerebral Palsy is mine, but it hasn’t stopped me from becoming a keen recreational cyclist and playing an active role in my local clubs. I’m actually an active skier and, a few weeks before