I need new wheels. Well, I just need a new rear to be honest - but I think my nascent OCD wouldn't allow an odd match.29", through axle front, 142x12 rear, to go on a carbon 100mm dually.What should…Continue
Alas, common sense dictates that I should sell my beloved Giant Anthem X 29er. Bought in 2010, it's been the scene of many grins and grimaces but having two good short travel duallies makes no…Continue
Early next month, I'll be doing my first aeroplane trip with a bike. (Sad I know.)Now I don't got me no bike bag, but a few weeks ago it seemed (at Edgars...) like everyone had one and that I should…Continue
I don't really know how to start this, so I'll just start and see what happens... Will add more later, and photos.
1. Moving the Goalposts
Some time in the first half of the year, Nat raised the possibility of "maybe doing the Scott 24hr solo?". I grunted something along the lines of "awyeh?" or words to that effect, stuffed some more schnitzel in my gob, and didn't think much more of it other…
That's a fancy way of saying I can't ride for a while, like until April or so. Stupid doctor's stupid $#%# orders. Trouble is, they're right...
Anyway, just letting you know I haven't suddenly gone all antisocial or whatever. Capital Punishment, Willo Enduro, Mont, the CORC 3hr... all these things won't have me in them this year. NEXT YEAAAAR!!
<Insert fake-happy smiley here....>