Tag Archives: Singletrack Mind

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 Bike Blogs – Shimano MTB Grand Prix, Mt Annan

Dear Reader, Over the last three years of this blog, you have been subjected to a cruel, solipsist, narcissistic view of bike races and adventures undertaken by that Ed chap.  In all those long and rambling introspective and self-absorbed blogs, … 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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A Variation on a Theme: AMB 100, Stromlo

As a blogger, one sometimes encounters a seemingly insurmountable conundrum: how to keep content fresh when you’re essentially rehashing the same thing over and over again. For instance, today I partook in a bicycle race.  To be slightly more specific, … 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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