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Bicycle Blues

Within days of fitting it, and testing it both on- and off-road, I had already become deeply unimpressed with the Schwalbe Landcruiser tyre. I just had the one on the back, following the heinous theft of my rear wheel the other year. 464 more words

Stories From The Single Track

Did a bit of thorn pulling the other night

One of the great advantages of having tubeless tyres is that you can ride over thorns, have them stick into your tyre and still continue your ride. 525 more words

Maintenance, Upgrades & Adjustments

10 days of Palta’s, ceviche, fruit cups, friendly people, heat, more fruit cups & the Andes Pacifico enduro stage race.

It’s pretty early on in the season for a big race, but this was one event that I wasn’t going to miss. I’ve never been to South America and I love being involved with new events, so off to Chile it was. 1,229 more words

General Updates

Fire, Salad, Dog. Juliana does Nelson.

Fire Salad Dog. Juliana does Nelson.

It’s been a while since I’ve had the time or the energy to actually sit down and type down some thoughts. 669 more words

General Updates

3 months into 1 days worth of posting! Part 4

Round 3. Echuca/Moama

XCO was up first… The track had basically no climbs however this did not mean it wasn’t a tough course.. The pure speed of it with lack of sections for recovery meant it was actually quite quite exhausting to say the least! 580 more words

2014 Scott Genius 910 Review

First off,  tons of thanks to Scott Bikes and Republic Bicycles in Brackendale BC for the support.  Let me begin by stating that this bike is not stock—I replaced the stock Fox F29 130 mm for a much more burly Rock Shox Pike 150 mm dual position air and Charger Damping cartridge.   838 more words