Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Duo Classic

The Duo Classic was a race that popped up on my radar in 2012 by offending me with general insults about riding solo on its title page, and stating some good reasons to ride with friends.  From memory, I went … Continue reading

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Photo post: A bike for all seasons.

Sometimes, my mountain bike gets very confused about its identity. Is it a bike-packing rig? Is it a bike for epic descents? Or lazing by the river? Or is it even a fat bike? The answer is yes to all … Continue reading

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Introducing the Bontrager Tubeless Challenge.

There are several banes to the existence of every cyclist.  In no particular order, these include: Cars Pedestrians Horse riders Buses Snapped chains and, perhaps most commonly, flat tyres. As someone who likes to race bikes, I inevitably end up … Continue reading

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An Alpine Adventure, and the Wicked Wombat 8 Hour

With some time off over Christmas and the New Year, the little crazy voice inside my head was screaming “adventure! adventure!”.  Some emails later with Pete Lister, and some serious schemes were afoot for exploring the Snowy Mountains in summertime. … Continue reading

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