Category: cycling

February 2021 cycling statistics

Right time to start posting my monthly cycling statistics again! February turned out to be a great month for cycling, even with a week of snow and ice. I still ended up doing 256.09 miles. So 95.8 more miles, than I did in February 2020!

Remember you can follow my cycling adventures over at www.strava.com/athletes/gsvalentine.

Here is the data from February 2021:-

  • Total cycles: 15.
  • Total Distance: 256.09 miles.
  • Total Time: 20:48:33 (h:m:s).
  • Avg Speed: 12.4 mph.
  • Max Time: 02:13:54 (h:m:s).
  • Max Speed: 35.7 mph.
  • Avg Distance: 17.07 miles.
  • Max Distance: 28.06 (Single cycle)

Data from: Garmin Connect.

Here are my favourite cycling photos from the month:-

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

P.S. Many more cycling photos can be found at www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/me/2021/

January 2021 cycling statistics

This year, going to make sure, I post my monthly cycling statistics again! Sure, I’ve said that before… Let’s see what happens!

I did 282.1 miles in January, making it 149.1 more miles, than I did in January 2020! So 2021 is off to great start, cycling wise!

Remember you can follow my cycling adventures over at www.strava.com/athletes/gsvalentine.

Here is the data from January 2021:-

  • Total cycles: 18.
  • Total Distance: 282.09 miles.
  • Total Time: 23:28:14 (h:m:s).
  • Avg Speed: 12 mph.
  • Max Time: 02:33:34 (h:m:s).
  • Max Speed: 29.92 mph.
  • Avg Distance: 15.67 miles.
  • Max Distance: 29.92 (Single cycle)

Data from: Garmin Connect.

Out cycling

Out cycling

Out cycling

P.S. Many more cycling photos can be found at www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/me/2021/

First 100 mile week, of 2021

So pleased with myself. Just had my first 100 mile of 2021! In fact, I did 109.4 miles! It’s even better, when you take into account, I only did 5 cycles.

Below is link to each cycle I did:-

Also feeling in better place at long last! So started to take photos of myself again, at long last!

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

VeloViewer Activities map : 26-Feb-2021

WOW! I really can’t believe, just how many miles I’ve done on the bike, in 2021. So far done 491 miles, when by this point in 2020, I had only done 264 miles! So already 227 miles up!

Also look at these two maps. The first shows all my routes from 1st January 2020 to 26th February 2020. The second shows my routes from 1st January 2021 to 26th February 2021.

Want to get your own maps this like? Do check out VeloViewer.

VeloViewer - 01-01-2020 to 26-02-2020
VeloViewer Activities map – 01-01-2020 to 26-02-2020
VeloViewer - 01-01-2021 to 01-02-2021
VeloViewer Activities map – 01-01-2021 to 26-02-2021

Back in mood for doing photos!!!

That’s me back in the mood, for doing photos of myself again! Just lost, all interest in doing it for the last number of months! But due to the roadmap for lifting lockdown in England! Starting to see the light at end of tunnel at long last!

So here are some photos from today’s mini 25 cycle! Oh and the route can be found at www.strava.com/activities/4842092785

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Neoprene Pup Hood

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Yet more Lycra photos in 2021

Since the weather was great, well maybe a bit on the cold side, it was time to Lycra up and get out another cycle!

I only did 14.75 miles, still pleased with that! You can check out the route at www.strava.com/activities/4608614645


First Lycra cycling photos of 2021

Here are the very first Lycra cycling photos of 2021! Just not been in correct mood for doing photos in the last number of months! But it’s now time to fix that!

Want to help me get new Lycra this year? Then www.PayPal.me/gsvalentine!


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