What a ride! We had rain, thunder, crashes and punctures but that didn’t dampen the spirit. I could definitely say it was the best ride yet despite all of the set backs. 307 more words
1 week, 1 day
London Cyc Log
If you are a cyclist, think:
Pedestrians – are always trying to kill themselves.
VAN drivers – are always trying to kill you.
Cyclists – are always trying to beat you. 59 more words
Look what my Schwalbe Marathon Plus caught on the road.
The road in London is littered with sharp debris like this.
I’ve managed to cycle with this stud deeply embedded into the tyre for more than 5 mins. 157 more words
2 weeks, 2 days
Evening rush hour:
When I was approaching a busy crossing, I saw an old guy slowly crossing at the very end of the signal change. 220 more words
2 weeks, 5 days
I was signalling turn right while slowing down at a junction when this female cyclist came from behind and shouted, “mind your behind!” and took over me from the right. 127 more words
I believe cyclists should give priority to pedestrians.
Not because it’s the law but it’s a plain common sense.
Simply put, every cyclist was once a *full-time* pedestrian, and will be so again when we become too old to ride. 717 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
Twists and Tales
After a month’s break from this blog and running ( 26.2miles really was a long run…) I break the silence as an urgent matter has exposed itself. 529 more words
1 month, 3 weeks