Age: 48 | Occupation: Civil Servant
Having Served 23 Years as a Royal Marines Commando & a love of cycling it was the obvious challenge to me.
A mixed bag of emotions that requires one of the elements of the Commando Spirit “Cheerfulness in adversity”
Dawn breaking as I rode towards Basingstoke on the edge of the North Wessex Downs.
1, Drink plenty and often especially through the night. 2, Ensure you supplement energy food with normal food. 3, Have a power pack to keep electronics charged.
My Gabba cycling jersey, Warm as toast.
Specialized Tarmac, Shimano Ultegra, 11-28