Blog

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

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Blog: “Battling with Mother Nature, and a wheely annoying surprise”

Porvenir, Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales 30th Jan - 4th Feb 2012. 60Km (Total 690Km cycled) Highlights: Steak, wind, broken spokes, veggie curry, cake and meeting...

it have arrived …

... my winter project got home safe and sound in/on my backpack. So hopefully by spring time I should be spinning around town on...

Buenos Aires: the most American of European cities?

We toyed with the idea of going cycling on the free bicycles in Buenos Aires, or even to take one of the guided bike...

Say G’day to …

... "Stella the fixie" my new ride. She is an 15+ years old Peugeot "12 speed", that I have stripped form it original paintwork...

Crunchy on the outside …

… my armadillo tires survived 7 months of riding trough one of London borough that is well known for not putting street cleaning high...

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: “Stir-idling-crazy”

Puerto Natales, 0km (Total 705Km cycled) Highlights: Sunny, no wind, steak, lentil stew, waiting, more lentil stew, more waiting, cake swapping and finding out that...

Look Ma, no pain!

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

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: “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...

Bang on!

A wee outing

Time files

tent in the dark

I failed …

Pinhaw and back

Summer Rain