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Equilibrium: Chocolate Foot Singletrack Mind Round 3, Nowra

This blog post begins at the place of all great moments of epiphany, realisation and inspiration: The Toilet. The act of doing something daily, banal and almost unspeakably abhorrent seems fertile ground for moments of intellectual brilliance.  As this blog … Continue reading

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#Protips for the Social Cyclist: The Wingello 7 Hour

Sometimes I wonder what history will remember to define our current era.  It could perhaps be the disturbing failure of social policy and economics to address the looming threat of climate change.  It could perhaps be the rise of the … Continue reading

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The Splendour in the Mountain Biking: Singletrack Mind Round 3, Awaba

While driving up to a bike race, JJJ were engaging their listeners for the greatest forms of Splendour that could be experienced on the weekend of the festival, Splendour in the Grass. As a fan of singletrack through wilderness, a … Continue reading

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The Philosophy of Mountain Biking: Singletrack Mind Round 1, Taree

I think Douglas Adams once summarised the evolution of human thought best with the following three-point description: – What shall I eat? – Why do I eat? – What time is dinner? This is a statement that all cyclists can empathise with – … Continue reading

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Back to Basics; Chocolate Foot 7 Hour, Welby

As perhaps evidenced by the recent reticence of this blog, things have not been going entirely to plan lately. After an enormous burn-out in September, the WEMBO dream went chugging down the drain in October in a swirl of perpetual … Continue reading

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On Flow: Chocolate Foot Singletrack Mind Round 2, Nowra

Postmodernism is a topic usually reserved for latte-sipping academics, first years on an intellectual ego adventure and all other forms of pretentious humans.  It is thus surprising to write about it in a cycling blog.  Or indeed, to write about … Continue reading

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The Happy Medium: Choc Foot Round 1, Taree

One of the most elusive concepts in life is that of the Happy Medium – located somewhere on a spectrum between two opposing and polar extremes.  Riders cherish Happy Medium autumnal weather between the searing summers and freezing winters, the … Continue reading

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