Ride Stories

Rides create lasting memories, whether it's an around the world challenge or your favourite quick local spin, but often all we have to share is the Strava data. The sights, smells and emotions can't be recorded as easily as miles, cadence and heart rate, but writing the story can enthuse and entertain others.

These are the stories behind the stats!

Latest Story

Pain in the Apennines

Rob Sawkins

April 2003, Agar Grove, Camden, North London, 14:32 GMT. I’m sat at my desk procrastinating, ignoring a deadline. It presses down on me like a deepening trough …