Category Archive: Random articles

Constant Attacks & Never Quitting; ‘Shut Up, Legs!’ Why we changed our name

[The blog will be moving to http://www.Shutup-legs.com over the Easter break, just note it isn’t quite up yet; want our launch newsletter? Might even get a few words from the Great Jens Voigt!] Jens… Continue reading

Phelps Comeback: 10 Most Successful Athletic Comebacks

[Like endurance sport? What the latest news, science and quite frankly a good collection of articles on how athletes smash themselves in training? Sign up to our monthly newsletter – HERE] In a press… Continue reading

A 3 step plan: Why quitting your job & doing an endurance race is good for your career

[If you are a keen endurance athlete, why not sign up to our monthly newsletter? HERE] Before we jump into the ‘Plan’ In the last few weeks I have been asked several times; I… Continue reading

Tour of Flanders Drinking Game

Well it is Sunday after all. If you have just smashed out a morning ride and fancy something a little harder than espresso, here is a drinking game to share for the big… Continue reading

My Linkedin Post – Why I like to work with Endurance Sport athletes

    #MyLinkedIn No doubt you have seen some great Linkedin ‘Influencer’ posts go up in the last few weeks as the business network continues its journey to a publishing platform. With such… Continue reading

Final of #BeroccaChallenge today; Meet 3x TdF Green Jersey winner

So I must admit I have been a bit distracted by this beast of a competition which runs alongside the OCBC Cycle Singapore 2014 festival (it has 11,000 cyclists, its huge – grab your bike… Continue reading

What’s the most stupid, grueling endurance challenge you have taken on?

Just planning a 2nd round at the half marathon in a suit of armour, perhaps this time not post A&E visit, with no ankle armor and some food & drink to keep me… Continue reading

Who is the ‘Stig’ of Road Cycling

Just seen this video by Peloton Magazine this morning whilst researching for a post on the ‘Stig’ of cycling. Very clever. So Reader who do you think the Stig or Mr H is?… Continue reading

Why I thought up the Deca Ironman – Review of my Transcontinental Race

I thought it would be valuable to bring over my race report (to family & friends) for the solo, unsupported Transcontinental Bike Race from London to Istanbul from my other blog – ‘How to… Continue reading

Indoor cycling crossword

Thought I would do something a little bit different today – also an attempt to quiz the coaches at Athlete Lab because they put me to the sword on 4hours of Sufferfest videos yesterday… Continue reading