Bike park bikes

Thinking of making a trip next year to Whistler MTB Park?
Fantastic idea.



So what to ride? Read More...

Helmet epidemiology as a hobby?

Seems I am not the only one who has followed this line of thinking about helmets. Read More...

Fads: I blame the TTT

I complete my thoughts on bike fitting by discussing how following fads in cycling has messed with a perfectly sound tradition for no good reason. Read More...

Ischemic preconditioning

Want to make nearly 2% more power without altering your training routine one bit?

Of course you do!
Ischemic preconditiong looks like a way to achieve this. Read More...

A photo is worth a 1000 words…

In that case I am short of words for this instalment on bike fitting. Read More...

What's wrong with bigger?

Sometimes people seem obsessed with getting onto the smallest bike they can fit on.
What is wrong with a bigger frame, I ask? Read More...

Bike industry training

or the lack thereof is the topic of today’s contribution to the subject of bike fitting. Read More...

Paradigms of fitting a bike

On a roll now. I am finished with the helmet discussion but hope to keep going for some time with big thoughts that take several entries to cover.

Today I begin with bike fitting discussion. I have definitely discussed some of this before, just as I had written some of the helmet article before. But this will put it all in one place. Read More...

A helmet conclusion

Over the past week I have posted a number of aspects of helmet use. This entry brings it all to a close with some summary thoughts. Read More...

Children & helmets

One has to be very careful with children if their helmet wearing is to work out for the better. Read More...

Isn't cycling dangerous?

Almost everything “out there” today depicts or implies cycling is a dangerous activity just this side of bungee jumping without the cord.
What is the real deal? Read More...

It took them a while

ACT govt has finally shut Stromlo trails down. Read More...

Helmet certification

Some internet problems and a crazy storm stopped my daily updating for a few days.
Back to it.
The helmet story continues with a look at the Snell certification standard. Read More...