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Vlog: 60,000 miles, since April 2003

That’s me, now cycled 60,000 miles, since April 2003. Also covered just over 1,000 miles so far this year alone. Plus a mini update on how the new job is going.

Do give me follow at www.strava.com/athletes/gsvalentine

Now cycled 1,000 miles in 2021!

That’s me so far cycled 1,000 miles in 2021! Already 497 miles up, on this point last year! Which, I am so pleased with! Even more so than normal, since I’ve been out working again. After not working for close to 1 year… Due to some virus, that I am sure you will have heard of by now!

Here are some favourite cycling photos, from 2021 so far…

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

Scotland cycling kit from Pedal Clothing

Synergy Red Trisuit

All these photos and many more can be found at www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/me/2021/

Middle of April 2021 most popular photos

Below are the top five most looked at photos on this website during April 2021.

Number 1 (52 views) : Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit
Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit

Number 2 (45 views) : Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit
Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit

Number 3 (38 views) : Home Delivery Driver
Home Delivery Driver

Number 4 (37 views) : Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit
Synergy Triathlon 3/2mm wetsuit

Number 5 (37 views) : Synergy Red Trisuit
Synergy Red Trisuit

March 2021 cycling statistics

March turned out to be another month and not just for cycling! Only went a got a new job!! Even with working again, I still did 275.71 miles!

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

Here is the data from March 2021:-

  • Total cycles: 17.
  • Total Distance: 275.71 miles.
  • Total Time: 22:46:21 (h:m:s).
  • Avg Speed: 12.2 mph.
  • Max Time: 02:44:22 (h:m:s).
  • Max Speed: 34.2 mph.
  • Avg Distance: 16.22 miles.
  • Max Distance: 31.56 (Single cycle)

Data from: Garmin Connect.

Here are my favourite cycling photos from the month:-

Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

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

60,000 miles, since April 2003! TICK!!

That’s me now cycled…. 60,030.8 miles, since April 2003!

Here is a mini break down, of each year from 2003 to now.

  • 2003 – 1,148.7 miles
  • 2004 – 1,585.6 miles
  • 2005 – 2,091.8 miles
  • 2006 – 2,166.3 miles
  • 2007 – 1,072.7 miles
  • 2008 – 1,807.5 miles
  • 2009 – 2,685.9 miles – Did the End to End cycle (JOGLE)
  • 2010 – 4,001.3 miles
  • 2011 – 5,066.0 miles – First ever 100 mile bike ride
  • 2012 – 5,289.5 miles – Second ever 100 mile bike ride
  • 2013 – 6,118.4 miles – Third ever 100 mile cycle
  • 2014 – 5,334.9 miles
  • 2015 – 2,341.4 miles
  • 2016 – 4,583.8 miles
  • 2017 – 4,147.5 miles
  • 2018 – 3,158.5 miles
  • 2019 – 2,357.9 miles
  • 2020 – 4,194.8 miles
  • 2021 – 878.2 miles

Total: 60,030.8 miles

Here are some photos from today’s cycle, which also happens to be the longest one of 2021 so far!

Make sure you check out the route at www.strava.com/activities/5068956104 and give it a Kudos!!

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

March 2021 most popular photos

Below are the top five most looked at photos on this website during March 2021.

Number 1 (76 views) : Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK
Hunter Speedsuit RTR lycra met cap Retro PINK

Number 2 (49 views) : 2XU P:1 Propel wetsuit
2XU P:1 Propel wetsuit

Number 3 (48 views) : Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018
Hunter inline skinsuit Team Britain 2018

Number 4 (46  views) : White Morphsuit and RDX Boxing Gloves
2XU P:1 Propel wetsuit

Number 5 (44 views) : White Morphsuit and RDX Boxing Gloves
White Morphsuit and RDX Boxing Gloves

Love these photos? Do check out www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/me/2021/

Love my Scotland cycling kit from Pedal Clothing!

The last day of nice and warm weather here in the UK for a while. Due to go from like 18C today, to like 9C tomorrow! Once the warmer weather is back, I will make sure, I wear this kit more often!

You can check out my route at www.strava.com/activities/5043336439

Scotland cycling kit from Pedal Clothing

Scotland cycling kit from Pedal Clothing

More photos can be found at www.gordon-valentine.com/zenphoto/me/2021/

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