OK, so this one is tenuous about cycling but I'm hoping for some ideas from you all.Between my house and my son's school is a road that is classified by them as a Neighborhood road. However it is a…Continue
"I actually thought you could do that ride on a CX bike. There was nothing technical - but it was pretty steep on the way up so it would need low gearing.
I'm thinking of doing this pretty regularly. It's about 30k, or 1.5 hours. It's…"
"Unfortunately.. IMHO at this particular juncture the voters don't actually want to facilitate cycling. They want BCC to make their car trip easy and quick.
So, BCC knows this - but they don't want to be seen to not support cycling. So -…"
"That's an unusual failure. It's also a concerning one.. you don't want that at high speeds.
I had this problem with one set of rims, and it was fixed by replacing the rim tape. I don't know if that helps but I thought I'd…"
I might take you up on your very kind offer to try and set my new clipless shoes up properly. Are you around on the weekend? I am happy to ride to your place, of course. Or, if you prefer, you can come to mine in Newmarket. Please let me know!
Thanks, Super Steve :) Had a quick ride this morning - last for a week unless I can work a miracle! It was dark-ish when I left and my new sunglasses performed nicely as it got lighter. Love having good gear!
Good onya, Big Steve. The CBDBUG is working hard on the difficulties of commuters from the inner north. If you're inner inner you might be one of the few lucky ones inside the chaos of the airport link construction etc. If you aren't on the BUG email list yet, send one off to convenors@CBDBUG.org.au