We had decided that it was time we went to see the much vaunted Ned Boultings Bikeology Tour at our local Theatre Fernham Hall.
One part of the very entertaining show is where they do a version of “Mastermind” where some unsuspecting mug is asked as many bike related questions in 2 minutes.
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What is the opposite of depression and can you catch it?
Continue reading “What’s the opposite to depression?”
So it was time to launch.
The bike had been picked up. The bike had been reassembled (a 5 minute job thanks to S&S couplings) and today was the big day.
Continue reading “Learning to fly”
We have an addition to the Family a Thorn Raven Twin Tandem.
Enjoying my Touring very much it seemed like a good idea to try tandem touring.
Let’s see how we got on ………
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Its here and it’s on time, we are transitioning into Winter.
Talk turns from carbon to steel, racing tyres to mudguards…… Continue reading “Transition to Winter”
Is it crazy to already be looking forward to the Classics?
The 2017 Season is over except for a crazy charade in some far off place in China where roads and hearts will be empty of passion…..
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Having a weekend spare my pal Alan and I decided to have a foray into Flanders Fields and try our hands at Bikepacking and recce a future group trip to The Cycling Mecca of Belgium….
Continue reading “Bikepacking and Battlefields”
As I get older the speed slides off me like shit off of a shovel, but is it a case of use it or lose it?
According to Joe Friel it is …..
Continue reading “The older I get the faster I was”
2018 Trips Planning
What a year its been with some epic rides massive highs and lows but mainly highs, but these trips did not happen by accident an element of planning was required .
Here is what we have planned so far ……
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Riding the Danube is pretty straightforward however here are some tips that you may find useful.
1) Insect repellent- Duh it’s a river there will be mozzies, I used Avon Skin so Soft which also smells great.
2) Keep your tent closed – Mozzies will get in.
Continue reading “10 Tips for Cycling the Danube Eurovelo6”