Another day battling with the wind-not to be recommended-the JoGLE via the Pennines!
No sooner do you get over the climb up a hill and over the top and the wind is trying to blow you back up it again! However, I was determined to follow the line of the Settle-Carlisle railway so I had no choice. It was however, beautiful cycling through the 3 peaks of the Yorkshire dales and brought back memories as I passed through Ribblehead of our walking trip last Summer. Unfortunately however along the route, I had my second fall off the bike-actually it was more like a crash ending up with 2 punctures. Most hurt though was my pride when a passing motorist asked if i was OK!
Arrived at Malham to repair the punctures.......I really am looking forward to my rest day on Sat............
For those of you who have managed to get to this site without knowing what it is about then this is the story.
My name is Jim Morrison and I am planning to do a cycle ride from John o' Groats to Land's End starting on the 13th May May. The main aim is to do the ride for its own sake but it is really great to have the opportunity to try and raise some money for a very wothwhile cause. This is Medic Malawi, and you can find out about them from the following link.
I intend to keep in touch with those who have donated, and anybody else for that matter, with my progress in t... full info