Blog

Various bits I want to talk about and show you, which can't be put into the other categories.

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A New Year’s … Solution?

Well, after three years trying in vain to get help from the doctors, consultants and specialists, by whom I have been diagnosed with mild CFS/ME/SEID, I'm now going my own way.

I’m broken.

You might have noticed the lack of posts on this site since early 2013. The short story is that I’m broken and haven’t been on a bicycle since December 2012.

Blog: Walking Tasmania

Hobart, via places in Tasmania, Devonport. Highlights: Fires, mountains, "non-crap" bread, hospitality, wombats.

Blog: Mountains in New Zealand

Highlight: Yellow-eyed penguins, scorchio on Christmas Day, New Year in a puddle, mountain walks.

Blog: Meet Domestique

Highlights: Rain, knife making, pancake rocks, limestone arches, lakes and mountains.

Ouch! Cycle tourer suffering from numb, painful hands, arms & shoulders

I was sure that I had the perfect bike set-up: Mary Bars from On-One, racer stem, and Ergo grips. This has worked perfectly for...

Blog: Driving Miss Peli

Santa Fe, via Yellowstone, Missoula to Portland, Or. - 0Km cycled but 2200 miles driven (Total 4570km cycled) Highlights : Endless roads, Dinosaurs, Old Faithful,...

Blog: Cycling in Portland

Portland to Portland - 129Km (Total 2248km cycled) Highlights: FOOD, climbing Dog Mountain, wonderful warmshowers hosts, peanut butter, roses, Voodoo doughnuts, bicycles, four-legged companions, liberal...

Blog: “Down that dusty road”

Cochrane, Puerto Tranquilo, Villa Cerro Castillo, Coyhaique - 220km (Total 1343Km cycled Highlights: Very rough 'corrugated' ripio, great weather, tailwinds, beautiful long climb and descent,...

Blog: “La Carretera Austral, Chile”

Villa o'Higgins, Puerto Yungay, Cochrane - 220km (Total 1016Km cycled Highlights: Stunning views, tough hills, our first 1000km, hot water and hospitality from Manuel from...

Pinhaw and back

Summer Rain

Delayed

Wham bam

Curious Cows

Crampy

Bordley off-road

Arncliffe loop