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Why bikes are better than cars

I’m sure there must be hundreds of posts on the internet about this subject. I wouldn’t know; I’m not obsessive enough about cycling to search them out. 515 more words

Random Musings

Bespoked: The UK Handmade Bicycle Show 2014

This event moved to London this year and was held at the Lee Valley Velopark velodrome, a place I had not been inside previously as I failed (like many) to get tickets for the 2012 Olympic track events. 552 more words


Up The Wooden Hill - A Cycling Group

Hello & Welcome to the Wooden Hill Cycling Group.

This blog has been set up to gauge how much interest there is in this idea. 445 more words

Bedfordshire. Social

New Tankbag - GIVI 3D604 Tanklock Bag

Have had the GIVI 3D600 (TPH02) since I got the bike, and it is a fantastic bag. I really like the pre-formed 3D shape of the bag, but even though it was a nice compact size, sometimes I need more than the 4 Litres it provided. 52 more words


Motorcycle travel - Part 2: Buying your bike

This post is the second part of our guide about motorcycle travel. You will find Part one here;

Part 1: What to Buy.

Part 2: Buying your bike. 793 more words


Takara Kabuto Single Speed Road Bike

The Takara Kabuto features a strong handcrafted steel frame with horizontal dropouts that can handle the abuse of the big city. The Kabuto has a flip flop hub so you can run it as a fixed gear or in standard freewheel single speed mode without having to worry about adjustments to temperamental components.The 32 hole alloy wheels roll on loud Kenda 700 by 32 tires that are capable of withstanding less than perfect roads. 273 more words


Picatinny Rail – DIY Bicycle Light

Bicycle lights can be pretty expensive, at least for the good ones. But battery powered lights aren’t what I remember from my childhood – where you had a big D-Cell light that would work for an hour or so and then go yellow and dim. 728 more words