Reviews

Reviews of various thing that I use while cycling such like tyres, tent, bicycles.

New shoes …

... and new cleats.I got a par of Lake I/O's a couple of days ago. Haven't had much time to to try them out...

A final review of the Lake I/O SDL

Well not really, since I will go back to them any time. I got the Lake I/O SDL last year in May simply because...

Review: “Sporked”

This post is in homage to our friend Emily who is making her way from London eastwards around the world. The last time I...

Adventure Cycle Touring Handbook

I met Stephen Lord a few years ago at a event at The Royal Geographical Society in London. We had a good old chat...

Ajungilak air pillow from Mammut

We got two Ajungilak air pillows and tested them out for one night and we have a winner. Yes, you can use a t-shirt stuffed...

Surly Long Haul Trucker (LHT), let the miles roll on and...

Description: (From their site) If you want to carry a lot of stuff while riding your bike long distances, you’d be hard pressed to...

Review: Spitting feathers – Exped mat five year warranty

Our beloved Exped DownMat 7 Pump DLX has started to spit feathers out the deflation valve

Minx-girl – Terry cycle skirt review

I'm not much of a "girly girl" at all, but one item of women-specific cycling kit has really fancied my tickle. It's the Terry...

The Long Haul Trucker ruined my bicycles

I'm now coming up to 5,000 miles on the Surly Long Haul Trucker, aka my little Tank, and boy have they been my most...

A test ride

Yesterday was a three legged test ride. We went out in the dark to Richmond Park in London around the "off road bit", well...

Two stops

Sheep on the road

Donkeys

To the beach