Sir Lancelot, my Surly Long Haul Trucker received today his first winter service at 2,621 km / 1,628 mi.Â Winter services are scheduled every 500 km and consist of: Degreasing the chain using a Parkâ€™s Tool CM-5 Cyclone Chain Scrubber and Australian Export degreaser; Application of Rock and Roll Gold chain lube to the chain; […]
Archive | June, 2009
This bicycle safety coalition cyclist safety video says it all.Â We all need to remember to LOOK.Â Please share this message with all your friends, family and colleagues.
In November 2002 I completed my first end to end of the Cape to Cape Track, walking from the northern trailhead (Cape Naturaliste), well DunsboroughÂ actually to the southern trailhead at Cape Leeuwin, well again I extended the walk, walking out to Augusta. Â My extensions added 22.4 kilometres to the Â lengthÂ of the Cape to Cape […]
The recent story at VeloNews on the failure of a Mavic R-Sys carbon wheel has resulted in a reply from Mavic which VeloNews have published in full.Â I am not so sure this was a smart move by Mavic, as it appears to about blame shifting rather than addressing the issue here of a recalled […]
Road.cc recently blogged on the arrival of the US originated campaign, â€œ3 Feet Pleaseâ€ in the United Kingdom and I was curious about whether such a campaign would work here.Â Would we need a metric jersey for example or would we understand what three feet means? Joe Mizereck who is behind the â€œ3 Feet Pleaseâ€ […]