John O'Groats sign

LEJoG Day 14 – Finishing at John O’Groats

It was the last day and I still felt fresh. How could this be? I really expected to be in pieces by now but, as I got on the bike for the last 52 miles from Helmsdale to John O’Groats, I thought to myself that I could continue like this for many more weeks to […]

Broken spoke on LEJoG

LEJoG Day 13 – Inverness to Helmsdale and a broken spoke

Today, the invalids made it out of bed just in time to wave me off at 10.30am and, as I headed out of the city via the Beauly Firth Bridge, they headed to Morrisons to find breakfast at the café. It wasn’t long before I disturbed them from their soggy bacon rolls. Just 9 miles […]