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Reluctant Cyclist

Gently cajoled into returning to cycling, The Reluctant Cyclist recounts her adventures and misadventures back in the saddle. Follow her entertaining journey of sore bums, wrong gears, and being rescued by gentry with tea in gin. Watch, cringe and giggle at her path to becoming a ‘proper’ cyclist.
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Beginner's Training Plan: From 0 to 30 Miles in 14 Weeks

There's no such thing as can't. With TWC's beginner's training plan you'll be cycling 30 miles in no time.

Beginner's Training Plan: From 0 to 30 Miles in 14 Weeks
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Reluctant no more. Mostly

In which the Reluctant Cyclist turns into a cycling zealot Several things happened recently to convince me that I may have become a bona fide card...

The Reluctant Cyclist: Reluctant no more. Mostly
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Victorious at Cycletta

Tackling her biggest challenge to date, the Reluctant Cyclist joins a Cycletta ride

The Reluctant Cyclist: Victorious at Cycletta
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Of a bicycle made for two

The Reluctant Cyclist gets involved in Bike Week 2013... On a tandem!

The Reluctant Cyclist: Of a bicycle made for two
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Undertakes a week of cycling

How did the Reluctant Cyclist cope with being in the skinny saddle for a week?

The Reluctant Cyclist: Undertakes a week of cycling
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Tackles 'The Big Ride'

It could be put off no longer. The Reluctant Cyclist had the kit, the bike, the weather and the time.

The Reluctant Cyclist: Tackles 'The Big Ride'
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Upping her game

In which the Reluctant Cyclist changes her tune.

The Reluctant Cyclist: Upping her game
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The Reluctant Cyclist: On to a winner?

Is the Reluctant Cyclist becoming a tad less reluctant?

The Reluctant Cyclist: On to a winner?
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The Reluctant Cyclist: The cycling fashionista

The Reluctant Cyclist gets a tad carried away! Can you be too co-ordinated on your bike?

The Reluctant Cyclist: The cycling fashionista
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Gets left behind

Teaching a child to cycle should be difficult for the child, not the parent!

The Reluctant Cyclist: Gets left behind
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Comes a cropper

It was all going so well, Tweed, tea, stylish bikes, then things took a turn for the worse.

The Reluctant Cyclist: Comes a cropper
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The Reluctant Cyclist: A learning experience

Attending a women's evening hosted by Chris Garrison, the Reluctant Cyclist encounters some stark cycling realities.

The Reluctant Cyclist: A learning experience
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Out and about, sans bicycle

The Reluctant Cyclist proves you don't have to ride a bike to enjoy cycling.

The Reluctant Cyclist: Out and about, sans bicycle
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The Reluctant Cyclist: In the saddle

The Reluctant Cyclist acquires a new stead. Their maiden voyage together was somewhat interesting.

The Reluctant Cyclist: In the saddle
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The Reluctant Cyclist: Adventures in shopping

Browsing the biggest local cycle emporium, the Reluctant Cyclist encounters the Even More Reluctant Sales-Teen

The Reluctant Cyclist: Adventures in shopping
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Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part four: Café racer

A change of seating gets the reluctant cyclist comfortably to a café and back.

Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part four: Café racer
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Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part three: Can you ride tandem?

Riding a tandem seemed like an easy option, but the Reluctant Cyclist reckoned without the traffic and the dark.

Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part three: Can you ride tandem?
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Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part two: falling in love

The Reluctant Cyclist's quest takes her to The London Bike Show and - Poland

Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part two: falling in love
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Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part one

Say hello to the reluctant cyclist as she attempts to get on two wheels

Adventures of a reluctant cyclist, part one
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