I’ve never worn goggles before, only when paint balling, as I’ve never been skiing or snowboarding or ridden a motorbike. I may have worn goggles go karting or quad biking – I can’t be sure and it really doesn’t matter. What matters is, I have never worn goggles on a mountain bike until Saturday.
The “enduro” joke still stands and the micky taking still occurs. You should only wear goggles with a full face helmet. Why do the enduro racers wear them?
Well, I bought mine first and foremost because they were a limited / signature edition and were in camo! #OiOi
The Ben Deakin signature model Parker MTB Goggles from Melon Optics were begging to be bought by me to go with my Troy Lee Designs A1 helmet, Dakine Session and Adidas Terrex all in camo. I love it! I’m sure I’m still a 9 year old boy at heart! LOL
I spend a fair bit of time in a car and as much as I love my music, I have begun to enjoy listening to people talking on some long journeys. Talk Sport, Radio 4 and Five Live all have some appeal at certain times of the day/week. But on demand is where we are at these days and schedules and my car journeys don’t always coincide with good radio so I’ve taken to listening to podcasts of late. Continue reading “Do you even podcast bro?”→
Guiding duties for MB Swindon at the weekend around the ever amazing (for many reasons) Blaenavon… So here’s the write up I did for the club website:
Return To The Iron Mountain
For some bizarre reason people started to turn up just after 9am for a 10am ride. Its possible it had something to do with them camping in the Brecon Beacons the night before and being up early but I’d like to think they were equally as eager to get on the ride. Continue reading “Return to the Iron Mountain”→