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As I think back across this year, it’s been a stressful one. We sold our house (hooray!), moved to an apartment (eh!), found a new house (hooray!), moved again (two states away!), had to integrate quickly for end of the school year activities (eh!), and have been slowly unpacking and organizing/updating/painting the house. 752 more words


Fitz's Challenge: 105km first timer

I finally entered Fitz’s Challenge after first hearing about it in 2013.  Strictly speaking I only entered (and completed) the 105km Tharwa Challenge, which doesn’t include Fitz’s Hill. 1,406 more words


Thunersee - Day 16

We woke up in our AirBnB private room in Thun. We had a balcony with a great view on mountains and valleys around. We had breakfast served by our hosts and we chatted with them in German, English and French. 380 more words


The Power of the Pickle and Other Thoughts

This past weekend I put my bikes on the back of my Honda and headed for the hills. Of west-central Massachusetts, to be more precise. My friend and fellow blogger… 620 more words


The impact of sports events on communities

It was yet another exciting day at the Tour De France yesterday as German rider Tony Martin, of Etixx-Quick Step, attacked the final few kilometres to win a remarkable stage and don the first yellow jersey of his career. 417 more words

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Summer Cycling: Six Tips To Stay Cool

When the British summer does eventually turn up, it’s our favourite week of the year! Although, the heat can make typically pleasant rides more difficult, and when the temperature really soars (we know, the glass if half full) it can make you want to leave the bike in the shed altogether. 408 more words

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Bike-mounted device projects signals on a cyclist's back

A new technology concept has been designed with the aim of increasing cyclist safety.

The Cyclee sign projector, conceived by Azerbaijani designer Elnur Babayev, is made for cycling at night, and projects warning signs on to the back of the rider changing depending on their actions. 186 more words

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