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

Ortleib Panniers Set

Description: (From their site) With its classical lid closure the waterproof rear pannier Bike-Packer Plus allows fast access to the bag’s interior. An internal...

Review: ExtraWheel trailer update

I've now used the Extrawheel trailer for nearly six months and 3500 miles ...

SuperNova E3 Pro, let there be light.

I got the SuperNova E3 Pro with the handle bar mount. The reason is that I didn't fancy having my expensive light sitting on my...

Meet Chutney, a Dahon Speed Pro TT (2008)

Me and Chutney (a Dahon Speed Pro TT, 2008) on the top of Tourmalet. I have now ridden it in London, the Pyrenees and on...

Ortlieb Bike-Packer Plus (Rear)

Over the last year or so I have used my Ortlieb Bike-Packer Plus (Rear) a lot. Mainly to carry my work stuff to and from...

Review: When Hilleberg zippers fail. And fail again.

Hilleberg have come back to us offering to fit new zippers on our tent ...

Ground Effect Draft Dodger

The Draft Dodger is just great. I got the XL and even with my long arms I got plenty of jacket covering them. And it is big enough to put enough layers under.

Review: “Hilleberg Kaitum 3GT”

We may not have used this tent for long, but with one week on Exmoor and two weeks in Tierra del Fuego, it's already...

JetBoil (PCS) Personal Cooking System, anyone fancy a cuppa ?

Description: (From their site) Fortify yourself in a flash with our ultracompact 1 liter unit. Ideal for dehydrated meals, coffee or tea on the...

Riding a recumbent

I'm not an expert, having only ridden for about nine months and got about 800 miles under my belt. But here are my early thoughts on riding a 'bent.
roman road

Roman Road

azub six off road

Single tracking



Many stop

Two stops

Sheep on the road