The Interviews … Tom Wragg

Back to the very sharp end of the race this week as we question last years winner, Tom Wragg. Tom was so quick last year he caught the early morning course checkers who had 2 hours head start! (ed: we were enjoying the views) What was your favourite section of single...

The Interviews … David Glover

Here at Focal Events we embrace the diversity of cycling.  We love the fat and the thin, the 26 to the 29 and the rigid to the fully suspended. The Kielder 101 promotes diversity through as many race categories as possible.  This week we quiz David Glover, a man who...

The Bike(s) of Genesis

In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. Then God said, “Let there be bikes”; and there were bikes....

The Interviews … Jason Woodhouse

This week another rider is grilled about their unhealthy addiction to suffering on two wheels. We introduce Jason ‘Tortoise’ Woodhouse.  Jason is a man whose riding usually spans thousands of miles and multiple days. We were interested to find out what...

The Interviews … Rich Rothwell

Following on from the inaugural Kielder 101 last September we wanted to know how it was for all those who rode it. We thought we would start with those that were at the sharp end, those that got round the quickest or as we who exist near the middle of the pack like to...