Archive for March 13th, 2013

ON YER BIKE: Witch-hunt against cyclists: perspective sorely needed!

Posted on March 13th, 2013 by by CycloxAdmin

Tues 5th March 2013  By James Styring
The rants against anarchic two-wheelers or the regular one-sided roasting we get in the media? I am not sure which came first.
The witch-hunt against cycling: chicken or egg?
The latest trouble was stirred up by a report in The Times about cyclists using the Strava website to record speeds […]

ON YER BIKE: Wheel-building: Cycling’s contribution to Zen Buddhism?

Posted on March 13th, 2013 by by CycloxAdmin

Tues 19th Feb 2013 By James Styring
Who needs fishing or yoga or golf – when it comes to chilled-out antidotes to modern life, what could beat a day of wheelbuilding?
Wheelbuilding has a kind of mythic reputation. Anyone can change a brake pad. It takes a hardier type, tooled up and dedicated, to replace a crank. […]