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It’s Tough on the Streets

Sunday saw the return of the prestigious Lincoln Grand Prix, the final round in British Cycling’s Spring Cup and for the first time there was also a womens race . Shootthebikerace kept a close eye on proceedings in both events and particularly … Continue reading

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Twitter Ye Not

I have succumbed to the behemoth that is Twitter, mainly as a marketing tool. Get me @chrismeadsphoto. I need you all as i only have one follower at the moment. #loser

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New Look

My favourite* daughter has deemed the previous incarnation of my blog to be old fashioned and out of touch. I now have a new theme. I’m just getting the daughter bit in so we know who’s to blame if its … Continue reading

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Jim’ll Fix It

Tomorrows the big one. The best (in my opinion) race there is. Paris-Roubaix or The Race into Hell as it is also known. If Jimmy Saville was still alive i would be asking him to fix it for my camera … Continue reading

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Chris McManus

I worked closely with Chris McManus for several months and considered him a friend. I am still in shock at the violent way he met his death. I always will be. Chris was a truly nice guy Rest in Peace … Continue reading

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Do We Have To Have Him Back?!

Alejandro Valverde has just won stage five of the Tour Down Under after serving a two year suspension. He was linked by dna and documentary evidence to Operation Puerto, a blood doping affair which blew up in 2006. Now i … Continue reading

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A Word About Roger

Whilst Mark Cavendish was still better known for his ballroom dancing skills rather than his sprinting ability there was one Brit out there mixing it up with the big boys and grabbing a good few decent victories in the process. … Continue reading

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Legendary Moments in Cycling Number 2

There are great sprints by great sprinters then there is this extra terrestrial effort by our Mark Sorry Heinrich you German Aussie you 🙂

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50mm Challenge

Went to the Todmorden round of the Yorkshire Cross Series on Monday and for extra fun i shot it all with the 50mm prime. (You could get close enough)  The racing was as tough as usual with plenty of mud. … Continue reading

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Legendary Moments in Cycling Number One

The first in an occasional series highlighting, through the medium of youtube, some of the great cycling moments. This looks like Stephen Roche!  

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