I like this idea - but I do wonder how they get vehicles owners to buy & install them:From 10 October, students and commuters in the cycling-friendly northern city will be able to buy the small…Continue
14 weeks to go! If you are training for the Three Peaks on 9 March, then come and join me in a hill-climbing festival. Each of these seven peaks is but a pimple compared to the mighty Mt Hotham or Falls Creek, but coming one after the other, over 144km they will test your preparedness.The seven and a half peaks are:Belair Rd'Humpty'Peters Creek RdWickhams Hill RdPenny's Hill RdPottery Rd (this is the half-peak)Old Willunga HillTurners Gully Rd ClarendonTotal climbing around 1,900 metres. I…See More
"(Most) rear derailleurs can handle it, depending on the range. You'll need a new front derailleur though.
These days it probably isn't worth it. Both Sram & Shimano do a 32 tooth cassette and a rear derailleurs than can…"
"I've mentioned it before, but http://www.cyclinganalytics.com/ is really good for analysis. I don't have a power meter, but it calculates HR-based training load (which Strava doesn't do), and has even more stuff for PM…"
"Interesting! I especially like the way they encourage cyclists to take the lane:
I don't quite understand this, though. It looks like there is a separated bike lane around the middle of the round-about?
"What counts as dangerous driving?
Yesterday morning I was riding though the tough streets of Rose Park, when a black Chrysler came speeding past, giving me the minimum amount of room possible, then slammed on his brakes and started swerving left and…"
The green paint bike lane on Greenhill Rd where it meets Fullarton Rd actually seems to work - cars do seem to avoid driving on it, especially when they are moving into the left turn lanes. I was very doubtful about this, but I was…"
It’s the Southerners' turn to try hosting a Cogal, after the success of the Adelaide Cogal earlier this year.It'll be 130ish km's of rolling roads around the Fleurieu Peninsula, so either drive down for the day, or convince the family it'll be a little getaway down south & make a weekend of it (I definitely don't plan on being in a driving state on Saturday night).Join us for a Casually…See More