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Family cycling holiday to the Netherlands

Mum of 2 Lindsay gives the low down on planning and enjoying a family cycling holiday to The Netherlands

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Riding a Gazelle Dutch Bike for the first time

I’ve finally found out that I’m not weird!

It’s taken years, but I’ve finally discovered that I’m not actually weird, I’ve just been living in the wrong place!

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From Potties to Pot Holes: the Women and Bikes Family Cycling Panel

Get 4 influential women together to discuss family cycling, and this is what happens

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My 2017 New Year Resolutions – lots more cycling!

Happy New Year! As we start a new year, I thought I’d share with you my 2017 New Year Resolutions. They include what family cycling adventures I’d like to go on, a few cycling experiences for myself, plus what I’d like to do to improve Cycle Sprog. So here goes: My 2017 family cycling resolutions Here’s a few things I’d love to…

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2016 has been a great year for kids bikes and family cycling

2016 hasn’t been all bad! In fact it’s been a bumper year for family cycling

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Fancy coming to chat about family cycling?

I’m going to be chairing the Family Cycling panel at the 2017 Festival of Women and Bicycles – would be great to see you there!

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What makes a good MTB trail for kids?

What makes a great MTB trail for kids? A Path Geek explains

When you’re riding with your kids along a cycle track or trail, have you ever stopped to consider how it was designed and why? And more importantly, what makes a great MTB trail for kids?  I have to confess it’s not something I’d given much thought to, until very recently.  We were at the 7Stanes Kirroughtree mountain biking…

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My magic doesn't work on the Cuda CP20R

Wingardium Leviosa!

For almost a year the Cycle Sprog household has been in the grip of magical forces. N started to read the Harry Potter books last summer, aged 9.  He disappeared into his room, and hardly ventured out until the final book was finished. I was allowed to read the last book to him, which was a…

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Eric's Big Day by Rod Waters

Kids book review: Eric’s Big Day – a bicycle race like so many others

I’m a real pushover when it comes to anything to do with kids cycling, so when I was in Look Mum No Hands a couple of months ago, I couldn’t resist a lovely looking hard backed book called “Eric’s Big Day – A Bicycle Race Unlike Any Other” by Rod Waters. I purchased it, and brought…

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Why I’ve given up on football

I’ve realised that I’d rather to watch the cycling than the football with my children. Here’s why……

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