Cycling in Sydney Australia
My partner and I have recently acquired a dog, she is about 23-25kg.Unfortunately we have found that since getting her, a month ago, our cycling has all but stopped. I haven't been over 20km and my…Continue
A friend of mine is looking for, as the title suggests, a frame or second hand tandem for him to rebuild. He is an experienced in maintenance/rebuilding so as long as the frame is actually sound, the…Continue
Last weekend, out on an easy ride without any goal in mind, I ended up at Brighton Beach, and so yesterday after a quick googlemap, I decided to head down to Cronulla, the National Park there, and back. I didn't actually work out the distance, I just noted there was a bike path all the way! I was expecting to be home in 60km... but still, I'm quite chuffed to have completed my first 100km+ ride, despite it being pretty much as flat as Sydney can possibly be all the way.
Well, I feel like I am wading deep into bike maintenance now, having today bought citrus degreaser and lube for the first time to clean up my chain, and then, after PeterT planted the seed of an idea in my mind, I also picked up some bar tape to replace my original one.
I youtubed (is that…Continue
As you can imagine, I was devastated last month to find out that my OEM gear cable had frayed and needed repairing.
It's been about three weeks that I have been unable to use my biggest chainring, and at long last, my precious Wiggle package arrived today!…Continue