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Tuesday 15th May

Another start from a beach-side campsite, but despite being awake very early;

I didn’t get going on my bike until late morning. In the event, that wouldn’t matter. 692 more words

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Monday 30th April

Looking back 12 days;

For once, I was on the road shortly after this!

I was aiming for a substantial day on the bike and wanted to get as close to Murcia airport – 100 miles away – as I could. 297 more words

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Friday 11th May

At the risk of confusing you, I thought I’d jump ahead by 12 days and bring you right up to the very present – I’ll catch up the missing past days of cycling as and when I can. 636 more words

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It's Hard to Like April

Mostly, April 2018 will fade from memory, because nobody wants to think about cold, wet, windy weather. April did have a few high points. For a start, my pulmonlogist was pleased with my recovery and backed off the prospect of leaving me on blood thinners for years or maybe even forever. 615 more words

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1947 Ideale Model 65 Saddle

Ideale Saddles were often a builder’s or rider’s choice on quality bicycles produced from the early 1900’s to nearly the end of the previous century.  The manufacturer, 313 more words

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A Tale of Two Stumpjumpers

Above are two Specialized Stumpjumpers from the early 1990’s. I bought the one on the left in 1990 when I was in graduate school. It has been in near continuous operation since then and has gone through five kids. 636 more words

A post about many different subjects

Hello.  As a blogger, cyclist, wrencher, and a few other titles that reflect my interests, sometimes I worry that my blog posts stray over a variety of topics, and that I have “buried the lead”.  681 more words

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