On the other hand, how can I grumble about anything that gets a few hundred people on bikes and raises money for a good cause?
In any case, I did one today, on the fixed gear – the Norwich 50/100 in aid of the British Heart Foundation.
I bought a cycle computer yesterday, so I can furnish you with all sorts of nerdy stats; 51.67 miles covered in 2 hours 56 minutes, top speed 31.5mph, other fixed gears spotted: 3.
The weather forecast looked bleak yesterday, and the boffins at the Met Office were spot on. I was soaked through for most of the ride.