Blog

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

Meet Domestique

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...

Biting bastards

No I'm not sorry for this swear word because I totally have reason for it and when you have read this post you will...

Bike Move…

I have just move house, 6 miles due south in central'ish London. And what is the best way do so, by bike of course....

Blog: “Drop Hide Lose”

We knew that shipping stuff to South America was surrounded by horror stores: parcels lost, returned to sender, and the inevitable long wait. We...

Ouch! Cycle tourer suffering from numb, painful hands, arms & shoulders

I was sure that I had the perfect bike set-up: Mary Bars from On-One, racer stem, and Ergo grips. This has worked perfectly for...

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,...

Better braking

So in an attempt to get better braking on Chutney, I cut down the generous Dahon cable routing. Front brake by 2.5" and the...

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...

Ordnung Muss Sein

We arrived at the airport with plenty of spare time thanks to the help - in the form of a chauffeur to Gatwick -...

The dry run (cycle in Croatia)

We are planing to fly down to Dubrovnik and then cycle up to just north of Split to a town called Trogir along the...
roman road

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road