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Ggp replied to Jonathon Troy's discussion Kthunk! Kthunk!
"just buy better tyres. if you're using your bike as a form of transport then those aren't…"
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Bernard The 37th Earl of Selkirk replied to Jonathon Troy's discussion Kthunk! Kthunk!
"Mine usually go kthunk, kthunk, kthunk, BANG!! Inner tube bulging through a hole or between the…"
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jelyot replied to Martin Krause's discussion Upper Blue Mountains Trail beside Rail
"Connecting Faulco to Linden could be done with a bridge as it happens.   Follow the trail next…"
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Kthunk! Kthunk!

Kthunk!Kthunk!Was the sound I heard as I got close to work this morning. It came from the front…See More
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Ian replied to Martin Krause's discussion Upper Blue Mountains Trail beside Rail
"You can already go from Emu Plains to Wentworth Falls if you join up existing tracks. It's…"
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Bill replied to Nat Buckley's discussion Bikes without lights - suicidal!
"Cleveland Street could be reclaimed, if we campaign hard enough for it, when the Eastern Suburbs…"
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Paul Martin replied to Nat Buckley's discussion Bikes without lights - suicidal!
"Personally, I find that lights mounted close to the eyes of the rider result in shadows that are…"
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jelyot replied to Martin Krause's discussion Upper Blue Mountains Trail beside Rail
"Might make more sense for the unsealed option to carry emergency vehicles: mountains has plenty of…"
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Jon replied to Martin Krause's discussion Upper Blue Mountains Trail beside Rail
"That's terrible Martin, how fast was the car going leaving the drive way? And we wonder why so…"
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Kthunk! Kthunk!

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Pyrmont Bridge "trial" garden, good or bad?

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Bikes Bikes everywhere this morning.

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Shire to CBD commute suggestions...

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W.A. 30km/h limit suggested

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Enigma in 21 Episodes

Posted by Neil Alexander on July 27, 2014 at 11:30am 0 Comments

Well, I don't know what you have been doing for the last three weeks but I have been dipping into a strange series on SBS, which airs rather late at night.

The show features quite a few Australians, despite being set in France.

If you haven't seen it, it may interest you as an SC member because there's often a lot of people riding bikes in it. But they are not the main characters.

I believe a lot of the show's "fans" actually watch it in real time. In this age of…

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It happened.

Posted by Dan on July 15, 2014 at 10:18pm 16 Comments

Life flashes before your eyes? Everything goes in slow motion? Those are the clichés, but in reality it all happened horribly quickly, with no time to think. The sudden realisation that the car was heading straight towards me. That it was not going to stop. The mad scramble to get out of the way. The crunch as it…

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Helmet unpleasantness and cycling marvellousness

Posted by Dan on July 15, 2014 at 12:32am 14 Comments

I got called a d*ckhead by a fellow cyclist tonight. It’s only the second time this has ever happened (the first time was some years ago, so it’s hardly a common occurrence), and as always with these things I start reflecting on how it came about, and whether I should care.

The incident that triggered it tonight came about as I rode through…

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Around Sydney

Posted by Elly Slan on July 12, 2014 at 6:37pm 7 Comments

I am considering doing a cycle around the entire Sydney region along the motorways in the not too distant future. Any tips, suggestions, recommendations, advice and volunteers for company and assistance would be welcome.

 
 
 

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