TBT : Milton Keynes UCI World cup 2014

Wow…… 4 years ago today Milton Keynes brought a CX World Cup event to the UK for the first and thus far the only visit. I was there shooting alongside some of the best cycling photographers in the CX world, this inspired me no end. Seeing how they shoot, how they approach and how they […]

TBT : New Series

Today I release a new to me throwback Thursday bi weekly series of pics, it could literally be anything I have photographed in my past but will predominantly be from cycling. So why biweekly I hear you ask….well if there is interest enough in people looking into the past then I will possibly make it […]

Irvine Beach National Trophy Series Round 2

Irvine Beach National Trophy Series Round 2

The National trophy made an appearance north of the border for the first time and Walkers Cycling Club took on the challenge to ensure it was a success….and what a cracking job they made of it. Irvine Beach National Trophy is a bit of a mouthful so we just call it Jocksijde,a tip of the […]

Pedal Power Mens Race 2018

Pedal Power Mens Race 2018

A tweaked course for Pedal power Race in 2018, less climbing with the exclusion of Badsmill climb but no less hard. The race split on lap one and no matter how much belief the chasers behind had there was no bringing them back, I heard the chatter as they flew past on the Whang …..”They […]

Summer ‘Cross faces

Summer ‘Cross faces

One of the hottest summers that I can certainly remember but as luck would have it it rained on this day…… it time for Summer ‘Cross. You have to love cyclocross for this, its one of the best sports to get up close and personal to. The expressions of pain on the riders faces as […]

TT along the Whang

Wandered along to a local Time trial today. This one has more of a sting than some others measuring just shy of 50KM but with an elevation track that is by no means flat. Luckily for the riders the wind was not a factor and Scotland looked stunning in all its first day of spring […]

Pedal Power Road Race

Saturday saw me back behind the lens after a long lay off, I had previously only shot a few events over the summer so I was a tad rusty but I approached Pedal Power store in West Calder to check their interest in me shooting their annual Road race, a part of the East & […]

National CX trophy – Round 4 Milton Keynes

With Round 5 of the National Trophy in Bradford approaching it occurs that I never blogged about the previous round in Milton Keynes. As I was in Milton Keynes shooting the World cup it seemed only logical to cheer on a few riders from SCX fame as well as shout on and shoot the established […]

UCI World Cup Cyclocross round 3 – Milton Keynes

This weekend saw me travel a not inconsiderable distance down south for a small cross race, the things we do for the love of this sport, as Milton Keynes hosted the first ever World Cup CX event outside of the mainland of Europe. For me the whole event started Friday night, after picking up the […]