Velotours – will we see you at the Sport and Fitness Show?

As readers of earlier posts may remember, I have a new venture to sit alongside my motorsport hospitality business – Velotours. Velotours – a reminder ‘Doing cycling holidays differently’, Velotours is aimed at people with some riding experience. We’re not offering training camps. Unlike most other cycling holiday companies we’re also not expecting clients to… Read More Velotours – will we see you at the Sport and Fitness Show?

Cycling and diet… healthy food doesn’t have to be boring!

Who says healthy food has to be boring? Definitely not me!  I’m really trying to mix up these healthy food types – and to think ahead to what my body needs for cycling longer and longer distances. As samples, here are a few recent meal favourites. Pasta ‘salad’ – sausage This takes a decent portion… Read More Cycling and diet… healthy food doesn’t have to be boring!

Spam, spammers and the ‘vanity award’

I’ve been receiving fairly frequent emails from a company called AI Global Media Ltd. Specifically “Abdo Dada – Features Executive, Corporate Vision Magazine” congratulating me on winning CEO of the Month, here’s the full text: As I’ve previously tried to unsubscribe. I then told them to ‘cease and desist’ emailing me. This time I thought I’d do… Read More Spam, spammers and the ‘vanity award’

Velotours progress, and the Sport and Fitness Show

More on the progress of Velotours – my new venture providing short (week long) cycling holidays starting in France in 2018. We’re working with a partner in France providing accommodation in most of our tour locations including Picardie, Normandy, Gers, Lot et Garonne and the Ardeche. Rather than hotels, we’re working with a company that… Read More Velotours progress, and the Sport and Fitness Show

What have I been doing these past 2 months? What’s all this Velotours stuff?

It seems only yesterday that I got back from the mammoth trip to the Mille Miglia and then the F1 Monaco Grand Prix, but the calendar says something different.  Only to start work on 2018’s 722 Tour, Monaco F1 and of course the Monaco Historic Grand Prix.  Not that we’re complaining, of course! It’s been… Read More What have I been doing these past 2 months? What’s all this Velotours stuff?