Blog

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

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.

Look Ma, no pain!

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

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...

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: “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,...

Buenos Aires: sizzling, scorchio, and a cemetery

First of all, if you're wondering why there are no tales or photos of bicycles yet, it's because we're officially Being Tourists in Buenos...

I’m broken.

You might have noticed the lack of posts on this site since early 2013. The short story is that I’m broken and haven’t been on a bicycle since December 2012.

Buenos Aires and the curious incident of the green paint in...

We had breakfast in the hostel - some sweet little mini croissants called medialunas, tea (without milk as only hot was available - Peli...

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: Mountains in New Zealand

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

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road