Showing posts from the "Cycling" category

  • My Local Bike Shop in Brighton

    Living in Brighton, there is a huge array of bike shops to choose from. Ask any local cyclist and the phrase "Support your local bike shop" is often muttered - with people suggesting local independent small bike shops. However, if you ask me what my favourite bike shop was my

  • Hovélo - a new Hove-based cycling group

    Posts round here have been a bit quite because my time has been taken up by starting a new cycling club - Hovélo Hovélo is a casual group of cyclists who enjoy biking but not the seriousness of proper bike clubs. Starting on a Sunday morning, the club has quickly expanded

  • 10 Moments I Hate About Cycling

    A little while ago, Evans Cycles blogged 10 Moments Every Cyclist Hates and before I had even read the blog, plenty of moments popped into my head - but none of them were mentioned! Here are my top 10. 10) When you don't head out on the Bike as you're not

  • Be a Better Road User

    Preface: By writing this blog post I am no way saying that I am the best road user, but I believe I am more thoughtful than some The Blog Post: I've been cycling since I can remember, and driving since 2009. Over the last few years, I've believed something more and more and

  • I hate road cycling

    Road cycling. Its boring. Its rubbish. Most road cyclists just go round in circles. Up to the top of a hill, turn round and back again - wash, rinse, repeat. Mountain biking is where is at. You get to go to the top of the hill, turn round but this time

  • Dahon Vitesse Speed D7

    Whenever I am thinking about making a significant purchase, I always hunt around for reviews, check out blogs and generally search the web for word, be it good or bad. So as I have this blog platform, I thought it the perfect opportunity to bore you all with my thoughts and