Blog

Various bits I want to talk about and show you, which can't be put into the other categories.

old faithful
Meet Domestique

Blog: “On the road again!”

Puerto Natales, El Calafate, El Chalten, Villa o'Higgins - 85km (Total 790Km cycled) Highlights : The fork finally arrived, we met some great people who...

Blog: Cycling in Portland

Portland to Portland - 129Km (Total 2248km cycled) Highlights: FOOD, climbing Dog Mountain, wonderful warmshowers hosts, peanut butter, roses, Voodoo doughnuts, bicycles, four-legged companions, liberal...

Thank you, Dr Sarah Myhill

I will try to keep this short and here is the very short version - Thank you, Dr Sarah Myhill

Look Ma, no pain!

First ride outside on my new bike. No pain what so ever in my arms and hands ...

Blog: “La Carretera Austral, Chile”

Villa o'Higgins, Puerto Yungay, Cochrane - 220km (Total 1016Km cycled Highlights: Stunning views, tough hills, our first 1000km, hot water and hospitality from Manuel from...

Blog: Walking Tasmania

Hobart, via places in Tasmania, Devonport. Highlights: Fires, mountains, "non-crap" bread, hospitality, wombats.

Is there HOPE* for my hub?

On my touring bicycle I have a HOPE XC rear hub with a Mavic A319 rim. But, over the last two years, I have...

Blog: “Down that dusty road”

Cochrane, Puerto Tranquilo, Villa Cerro Castillo, Coyhaique - 220km (Total 1343Km cycled) Highlights: Very rough 'corrugated' ripio, great weather, tailwinds, beautiful long climb and descent,...

Blog: Mountains in New Zealand

Highlight: Yellow-eyed penguins, scorchio on Christmas Day, New Year in a puddle, mountain walks.

4, 3, 2, 1 years ago

4 years ago: We had to drastically rethink our world pootle. Because the pain I was suffering. 3 years ago: Still in agony, barely able to work or do day to day things.

Bang on!

A wee outing

Time files

tent in the dark

I failed …

Pinhaw and back

Summer Rain