Category Archives: Gear

It Begins…

And I’m off! I did the first riding of the trip today. I have to confess that for this ride I didn’t worry about the live tracking, since it was only from home to the train station. The rest of the ride will all be live though.  Actually I’m only just resisting the temaptation to turn on live-tracking now while I am on the train to Italy – it would make my average speed look much better

There were, of course, a few last minute problems that came up…
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A test for the new setup

Over the last couple of weeks while my site has been down I have got a lot of new equipment and been busy setting it up.  The weekend was a good test for it.  Saturday started out with testing just the new bike – the 250km tour version of Amstel Gold Race seemed like a good idea, having wheeled the bike out of the shop two days earlier and done 13km on it! Continue reading

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Magic Arms!

Got some new arm warmers from the great people at Primal. I love the philosophy of these guys, and am also very happy with the armwarmers. They look good, are nice and warm and super comfortable, but best of all they make my skinny little arms look buff! Thanks guys!

Thanks Primal

Thanks Primal, you guys are awesome.

 

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