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baa baa replied to BikeSaint's discussion Anyone else been monstered by white van LCD-898 on Wilson Street?
"LCD898 1997 WHITE TOYOTA HIACE 100 SERIES PANEL VAN VIN/Chassis: ********0665 http://tinyurl.com/nlqyexl "
Sunday
baa baa replied to jelyot's discussion IDENTIFICATION of cyclists
"Always best to stop if you see a primary school kid as they are hard to second guess if they will stop, skip or jump in front of you. The crossings at Manly Public in question are busy even out of school times. What is also weird about the Manly…"
Friday
baa baa replied to jelyot's discussion IDENTIFICATION of cyclists
"Nothing about bikes in my precinct newsletter (well August anyway). Your Chairperson may have be looking for juicy News Corpse type filler as we had quite a lot happening to report on (well the reopening of the spit to manly path so more than the…"
Thursday
baa baa posted a video

Induced collapse of the Hampden Bridge, Wagga Wagga

On 20 August 2014, the Hampden Bridge located over the Murrumbidgee River at Wagga Wagga was demolished using the induced collapse method. The three span All...
Aug 21
baa baa liked Omar@Go! Alliance's discussion We are now officially registered as a Federal Party!
Aug 20
baa baa replied to Michael O'Reilly's discussion Cycle touring in Scandinavia
"Mr Oh on the spot with more breaking wet news?? "
Aug 19
baa baa replied to Omar@Go! Alliance's discussion Rail Trails in NSW - One Last Push
"Not quite rail trials but Why It Makes Sense to Add Biking and Walking Routes Along Active Rail Lines You’ve heard of rail-trails — abandoned rail lines that have been turned into multi-use paths for biking and walking. There are more…"
Aug 19
baa baa replied to Michael O'Reilly's discussion Cycle touring in Scandinavia
Aug 18

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What sort of riding do you do ?
Commuting, Road Cycling, Mountain Biking, Touring, Whatever
Where in Sydney do you live ?
Balgowlah
Tell us about your bikes
La Cruz cyclocross
El Mariachi single speed 29er
Pistola road
Large Black moustached baa-ed Gentleman's bicycle
Pompino single speed cyclocross
Long wheelbased 26inch tourer

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WITWWTM 30-09-12

Posted on September 30, 2012 at 9:16pm 9 Comments

(Where In The World Was This Monotreme)

A slow and steady afternoon "chun juan" with the youngest.…

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Cold sweat about bicycles moment.

Posted on August 4, 2009 at 9:24pm 7 Comments

I like a few other syd-cycs will be building up a bike.



I have bought the frame and thinking it should be a nice fun bike, and somewhat "cooler" than what I would normally ride.

BUT on the morning ride to work, I had a cold sweat moment...

Should a man my age be seen riding such a cool bike?

Can you have a mid life crisis which has nothing to do with sports cars but all about bicycles?

Will my just turned 13 daughter think her dad is a dag riding a bike which any… Continue

Comment Wall (26 comments)

At 6:38pm on March 16, 2008, DamianM said…
Hi baa baa, welcome to the site!
At 6:19pm on May 16, 2009, Neil Alexander said…
Nice chook. Yours?
At 7:09pm on May 16, 2009, Neil Alexander said…
Chooks are good as long as you don't want a garden. Ours were bred by the Soviets and operate on the scorched earth principle. They are also bloody Houdinis, always escaping from their enclosure. The daughter likes them though...
At 10:32pm on July 1, 2009, Michael S. (Boxhead) said…
Just noticed your picture. Classic. I've got a sore neck just looking at.
At 6:04pm on October 19, 2009, yogi said…
it was .. shock and gasp... the brake bridge on a road bike. it fell on me whilst leaning agianst a bench.

it does not hurt, but I am not allowed to get it wet or run about... but I can still ride gently.. no shaking.

Thanks for the well wishes... I can take the bandages off tomorrow
At 11:25pm on December 16, 2009, Susan said…
Thanks for the link that is really great.

Am currently in England on holidays and the cold over here has lead to me thinking up all kinds of changes and new products we can do to help better in the cold. Have just be testing my wool cashmere winter cap to hold out the winter chill and drizzly rain and finding it works quite well.

Thanks again
At 9:48am on February 12, 2010, mike rubbo said…
Hi baa, Baa, its a great idea, but I'm so busy I could not do this. Why don't you do it and I'll leave lots of comment. Have you looked at my movies on E bikes, by the way?
At 2:21pm on March 19, 2010, Si said…
07:45-ish on Wednesday. No other vehicle involved. She still has a bit of worry about "slowing the traffic down" so made to move off onto the car park bit and did not notice the lip (which had gone by Thursday am) until she hit it at too an acute angle to get over it.
At 5:16pm on July 11, 2010, Dabba said…
Thought that the latest addition to my next door neighbour's menagerie might be of interest to your young ones! :-)

At 7:44pm on August 28, 2010, Michael S. (Boxhead) said…
Thanks for the reminder about exelite. I was able to find a lumisash online and have used it a couple of times in the past week. Reflective clothing is good but with the lumisash I feel like I can be seen without needing to have a car pointing at me with headlights reflecting off my clothing. A lot better system.

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