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Mountain Bike Failures Adding Up

My last three mountain bike rides have all been problematic.  A few weeks ago a errant log took me down and broke my saddle.  Last week my rear popped out of the drop out and I didn’t have a 15mm wrench to tighten it back down.   352 more words

Matt Gholson

#irideYEG - Bashir Mohammed

What is your commute like?

12 km - 20 minutes in the summer, 1 hour in the winter. Half bike lanes and half roads

What are some of your favourite things about Edmonton? 167 more words

Biking

Been a long, wheezy time

Well, it’s been bloody ages since I last posted, largely because it’s been bloody ages since I rode. I’ve just checked my Endomondo (other ride-mapping-type thingummies are available), and the last ride I logged was almost a month ago to the day – and that was just riding the mile-and-a-half home from work. 83 more words

Nature's Images

I’ve been out cycling with the boys all morning, surrounded by the beautiful nature of The New Forest, just wonderful. So here is a snippet of wisdom from Nichiren Daishonin, about letting go of worldly desires, and a couple of images from the ride … 63 more words

Buddhism

Threat to Merri Creek Path with Sale of Lakeside Secondary College site


Merri Creek forms an important parkland for the north-south length of Fawkner and Reservoir. It is also an important corridor for wildlife and for users of the Merri Creek Shared bike path which winds its way along the creek sometimes on the east and sometimes the west bank. 525 more words

Community

Eddy's Sweet Corn Challenge - 2014 Recap

I arrived very early around 6:30. This always seems to work out great for me. I got a primo parking spot, and got to hang out for a good hour. 1,214 more words