Tag Archives: Cycling

Re: Cycling

The thing about the 1960s…was the Government Information films which patronised the post-war generation. Americans were told interesting things like how to survive a nuclear war by sitting under a desk. But we had “Carry On” actor Peter Butterworth coughing … Continue reading

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The Wrong Kinda Giro

As Sheldon Baker on Slugger gleefully reports two of the great European cycling events will start in the UK (sic) in 2014. The Giro d’Italia will start in Belfast before making its letsgetalongerist way to Dublin. Hooray. We all like … Continue reading

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Wendy Puts A Stick In The Wheels

Wendy Houvenaghel will forgive me for having to look up the spelling of her name on Wikipedia. She is possibly not a household name. And less likely to be one now. She dominated the local news yesterday and has kinda … Continue reading

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Wiggins On W***ers (Guest Post from Sammy McNally)

Views expressed below are those of  Sammy McNally…..our Cycling Correspondent ‘Honestly they’re just f*cking w*nkers. I can’t be doing with people like that..’ So spaked the boy Bradley when a journalist asked him what he thought of those who believed … Continue reading

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Olympic Update

Another Irish Qualifier……Martyn Irvine (competing in the World Championships in Australia) earned Ireland a place in Track Cycling.

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Olympic Games…The Norn Iron Hopefuls

With the Olympic Games fast approaching, competitors from Norn Iron are qualifying for two teams. Up to three people have been selected for the British Rowing Squad and there will possibly be two in the British Mens Hockey Squad. Meanwhile … Continue reading

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