I’m Jon, 33 years old, husband to Charlie, father to Eva, and what I would call a cyclist.
I love cycling, I don’t live cycling. I’m time poor when it comes to it, but I spend any spare time I have riding bicycles, restoring bicycles, and reading about bicycles ……….. and now that I have a blog maybe even ranting about them!
I’ve cycled and been fascinated by bicycles since I had my first S.E racing junior BMX at the age of 5. To me the variety in the cycling world is amazing, there is something for everyone, with near limitless options to make a bike your own. Everyone needs a bike!
I’m interested in how cycling can change the world we live in for the better, and how we can change peoples opinions on using a bike as a method of transport. It really isn’t uncool to commute on one, it really isn’t a big problem to share the road with them, it doesn’t make a statement about your personal finances by cycling, and you might even enjoy that little bit of exercise you get. Oh and did I forget to mention the health benefits…..? but if you are reading this I’m guessing you already feel the same.
I’m lucky enough to have been Bournemouth born and bred, growing up in one of the nicest Locations in the U.K. Living here we are surrounded with some great countryside, with the New Forest to the east and the Isle of Purbeck to the west, it’s a great place to cycle.
Speak to you all soon