Tag Archives: environment

The Morning After the Day Before…

So how do i feel this morning after riding 200 miles in one day? Beat up. My left knee is a little twingey, as is my right foot and my undercarraige is very tender indeed. Muscle wise i feel fine, a little achey in the calves but other than that nothing major at all. What read more »

First 200 Mile Ride…

I think the full title to the day was… ‘3rd Annual Ride On For World Bicycle Relief Presented By Zwift’. During which Zwifters would attempt to ride as many miles as possible with the ultimate goal being 1 million miles. The following is my best effort… I planned to do shifts of 2 hours riding read more »

Cowspiracy: The Devastating Global Impact of Industrialized Animal Agriculture on the Health of Our Planet…

Following on from yesterday’s blog entry, ‘Cowspiracy: How Animal Agriculture Is Destroying The Planet & What You Can Do About It…’ here’s another podcast with Kip and Keegan the makers of Cowspiracy. This is an earlier podcast and should be listened to before yesterdays… Cowspiracy: The Devastating Global Impact of Industrialized Animal Agriculture on the read more »

Cowspiracy: How Animal Agriculture Is Destroying The Planet & What You Can Do About It…

Following on from yesterday’s post, here’s a great podcast to listen to with Kip Andersen & Keegan Kuhn, the makers of Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret… Cowspiracy: How Animal Agriculture Is Destroying The Planet & What You Can Do About It There’s no excuse for ignorance any more. No one can now say they didn’t know.

Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret…

What environmental campaign groups and campaigners aren’t telling you… ‘Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret’

The Pleasure Trap (book review)… #youarebeingfarmed

The Pleasure Trap by Douglas J Lisle is probably one of the most important books for surviving the modern age. My take on it is this… When Homo sapiens first stood upon the Earth we were born into a savage garden where most things either wanted to eat us or were poisonous, and if we read more »

Fish Oil & Oily Fish… #youarebeingfarmed

For anyone taking fish oil supplements, or eating oily fish because you’ve been made to believe it’s good for you, think again. Meta-analysis of oily fish and fish oil supplements showed no benefits whatsoever. For those who aren’t aware of what a meta-analysis is, it’s when researchers take lots of studies and trials and take read more »

Reasons To Cycle Early – My First Polecat…

People usually look at me like i’m quite mad when they find out that i go out cycling between 4.30 and 5.00 am. The main reason i do this is because there’s hardly any mettle monsters on the roads. Not only is this safer, but also a hell of a lot less stressful and also read more »

Apparently I’m Not A Vegan…

So i was having a conversation yesterday and some vegan suggested that i’m not a vegan because veganism is all about the ethics and as i’m primarily eating a ‘vegan’ diet for health and fitness reasons then i can’t be considered a vegan because i’m not in it primarily for the ethics. The conversation had read more »

Cycling Keeps You Young…

Finally a bit of proof that cycling keeps you young… ‘The secret of eternal youth: skin-tight Lycra and a bicycle’. What annoys me is the reporter, Steve Connor, who just couldn’t help himself to mention ‘skin-tight Lycra’ in their title and also in the article. So i sent a letter of complaint to the Independant… read more »