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France with friends

TWO bikes against a lamppost!

Paul in lesser-spotted ‘behind me’ position

Paul repairing his fourth puncture

Some straight-backed roadie

Time-trial day

Froome looking pensive

Froome’s right foot… 1,161 more words

I've lost count of the days but Budapest was cool

We’re finally on the Eurovelo! The Eurovelo is a network of 14 bike paths sprawling all across Europe, and they tend to be well-marked and well-traveled. 484 more words

Europe Trip!

Murray to Mountains Trail

Thanks to Cycling Geelong’s Ride Coordinator, Dave Simpson, for this report and photos.

Back at the start of March 2016 I spent four days in Victoria’s High Country, staying at Myrtleford, to ride the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail from Wangaratta to Bright. 950 more words

Cycle Touring

My naive first cycling trip.

The year was 2011 and this was my bicycle the Chris Boardman Road Comp SC, perched somewhere in Slovenia. I was pretty lucky in the fact that I could do this trip. 1,111 more words

Bicycle Touring

Days 281 to 284 Away from Bishkek, to Kochkor

July 18th to 21st. 217km

We finally made it out of Bishkek. We were there for a day under four weeks, so it felt very good to get away. 1,621 more words


Departure imminent!

For the last few weeks, I’ve been travelling in France with a friend but without the bike.  France is one of my absolute favourite countries.  I love the scenery, the food, the obsession with ‘terroir’, the cycle lanes…everything, that is, except Paris.   537 more words

Cycling In Belgium


I want to write something about the house I’ve been staying in, or at—my first few nights were spent in my tent—but I don’t know where to begin…. 508 more words