'Bent Riders

All thing recumbent, including recumbent bicycles, trikes, velomobiles and other HPVs.


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Latest Activity: Nov 21, 2018

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Looking for a recumbent trike

Started by Brenda Lucia Batten. Last reply by Terry Burn Aug 30, 2018. 6 Replies

Hi im new to this forum Im Brenda im looking for somewhere in Brissy or Goldy so i can try out a recumbent trike as i have a bad spine & sciatic nerve damage I work 6 days a week so going to…Continue

Kotzur Bikes

Started by Neil Andrew. Last reply by Neil Andrew Aug 8, 2017. 13 Replies

Hello to all the 'bent riders out there. I have recently joined the group to find out if there was a dedicated group for recumbents after passing a group of riders last July at Clontarf while I was…Continue

Tags: Bacchetta, Azub, HP, Velotecnik, Zombie

OzHPV Recumbent Buy/Swap/Sell

Started by Duncan McDonald. Last reply by David Aug 6, 2017. 1 Reply

This looks like the place to find what you are looking for:…Continue

Tags: wanted, sale

trike wanted

Started by Jacqu Smith Roberts. Last reply by Jacqu Smith Roberts Sep 21, 2016. 5 Replies

Hello all,  I am really looking for a trike as my hands and neck are getting progressively worse on my DFs....balance is not my strongest point and I tend to forget I'm clipped in so there's been…Continue

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Comment by James Veitch on March 3, 2018 at 1:16pm

Wired Kojaks. I wear Kojaks on the front of my trike and love 'em.  You would think they would be pretty wimpy but I've ridden over some horrible roads with them and had no problems.


Comment by David on March 3, 2018 at 11:49am

James/JV ... wired or folding Kojaks?

Comment by Stix on March 3, 2018 at 10:19am

I will be riding my new Lightning R-84 mid-racer on tomorrow's group ride.  

Comment by James Veitch on March 3, 2018 at 9:37am

I will be there.

Also: I have two (2) new, never mounted, Schwalbe Kojak tires, 26 x 1.35.  I made a mistake when ordering tires from Chainreaction in the UK and it would have cost me more to send them back then I paid for them.

I will bring them to Nundah tomorrow and offer them for $10 each (cost me $28.49)...or maybe even just give them away.


Comment by JamesD on March 2, 2018 at 10:25pm

Reminder for the group ride this Sunday (4th March), 8:30am depart from the Nundah Criterium for Woody point, coffee, and return.

Comment by JamesD on February 11, 2018 at 1:06pm

Great!  Look forward to meeting you.

Comment by James Veitch on February 11, 2018 at 11:28am

!Gulp!!  Now I'm stuck!  Changing the time to 0830 means I'll have to make it.  O.k., I'll be there.  I've really wanted to make one of these rides for a long time.  Thanks for making the time change, I hope it is not too inconvenient and works out for everyone.


Comment by JamesD on February 10, 2018 at 7:43pm

Time has been changed to 8:30 am.

No excuses now, James!

Comment by JamesD on February 10, 2018 at 6:11pm

James, yes the prime reason for the 7:30 start is to try and beat the heat, otherwise there is no issue with a later start (in fact those of us that ride some distance in quite welcome the later start).  

Like most things, start time is flexible.  We'll discuss with the ride organiser and let you know.

Comment by Shaun Moran on February 10, 2018 at 6:05pm

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