So much for the summer

Back in September my intention was to do as many Monday Night Time Trials as possible over the coming summer.
Things didn’t quite go to plan… Read More...

Oh, for a spoke

Sometimes it is so frustrating to live in Australia and be a cyclist.
Just when you think we are getting world level service something happens to remind you that we aren’t. Read More...

3 psi

Today I ran 3 psi extra pressure in my tyres.
It was terrible. Read More...

In the clear…?

They say bad things occur in threes. Now that I’ve had three, am I free for a while? Read More...

Crazy Stromlo mud

Nowhere else have I ever seen it dusty and muddy at the same time, but at Stromlo after 4 days of rain… Read More...

Captain Slow

Fans of Top Gear will know that they intended to make fun of James May by calling him Captain Slow, but he has taken it to be something of a badge of honour.

If I am not careful I’ll earn a similar moniker. Read More...

"Pop" goes the weasel

Actually it was “Pop” goes the chain. Read More...

Ooglay

My debut at single speed racing can only be described as ooglay. Read More...

A fast day on Stromlo

I don’t remember last summer being as windy as this one. The prevailing wind on Wednesday morning was blowing in the rain but also blowing the cyclists up the hill favourably. Several PBs were established that will be hard to crack (until that wind returns). Read More...

Proof of "concept"

An unintentional break from mountain biking reveals just how much it has been doing for my back. Read More...