For some years, I had been investigating buying or building an Ebike as a replacement for for most of my car-as-driver-only journeys from the city to Upper Sturt, a sort-of "reverse commute". It…Blog The Ebike, at last. 11 Likes
At the beginning of the year, Kate and I had just returned from our summer holidays, and while still on a high, we started planning our next trip:…Blog Tour-de-Kangaroo Island TANDEM style ! 16 Likes
The back story
As some of you know, when I’m not on a bike, I’m behind a camera. That’s where the ‘snappy’ in snappy don comes in. It’s interesting to see people’s reactions…
I had an opportunity to do some riding whilst on a recent stop over on the Gold Coast on my way up to Cairns for a Half Ironman.
I was a little concerned at being able to find somewhere…Blog Riding the Currumbin Valley, QLD 7 Likes
I love to ride a bike. And I enjoy writing about riding a bike. But putting A plus B together does not make me C - “a bike reviewer”.
Until now my experience of riding road bikes has been…Blog Feels as Good as it Looks 12 Likes
Hi there all you Adelaidians! Long time no see.
I thought I would let you all know that I am riding in Fitz's Challenge on the weekend, riding 105km with the University of Canberra…Blog Fitz's Challenge fund raising... 1 Like One step closer...
Today I took one step closer to becoming a 'proper' cyclist. Today, resplendent in my new Adelaide Cyclists jersey, I ventured out fully clad…
Sometimes I feel like such a rebel. I’ve been digging in my heels for a couple of years and refusing to bow to the accepted wisdom. I’ve knowingly, flagrantly…Blog Riding the Road Less Travelled 16 Likes Brooks Saddles video Brooks Saddles 2 Likes
I've been racing on and off (mostly off) since 2000, C grade open, then C grade masters open and now Veterans. Over the summer I raced C grade vets but after taking home the prize money a few too…Blog Racing - still alot to learn 8 Likes
This was an extra-ordinary ride (for me at least) so I thought I'd try to describe why.
I had been wondering for a while if there was going to be a ride to mark the winter…Blog Winter Solstice Ride - 22nd June 2011 7 Likes Winter Solstice Ride at Mt Lofty video Winter Solstice Ride at Mt Lofty 1 Like cool video - we all can relate this <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b784HmHjGgI&feature=player_embedded">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b784HmHjGgI&feature=player_embedded</a> Discussion cool video - we all can relate this 9 Likes When cycling is NOT the new golf.
A cautionary tale.
I come across as pretty laid back sometimes, but just below the surface of any sports lover is a competitive spirit. And when my good friend ZimmZamm writes about…Blog When cycling is NOT the new golf. 12 Likes