Blog

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

Meet Domestique
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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.

Look Ma, no pain!

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

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,...

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...

No lake, better check Google Earth

In my dream last night I was getting someone to run across a dried out lake in a forest in Denmark. I woke up enough...

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...

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

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...

Greenfly

Festival

Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road

Donkeys

Off road on Lewis