February 11, 2011

Ultimate Oma

A bicycle is small enough, and elegant enough, that truly my dears, need any expense be spared in its making? It is veritably the case with über schmick road bikes, that fortunes are spent just shaving […]
February 10, 2011

Capital lugs!

Coolhunting and Rapha agree, bicycle lugs are all the rage. Yet an even higher authority than these two great bastions of our culture, has been telling us to articulate joints for thousands of years now. I […]
February 10, 2011

Vision Statement

Again I must say "Don’t cry for me Marge and Tina, or Roberto, my other reader, I never left you, even through my commercial days, fast coming upon us…" Pardon me. I’m skirting the issue. What […]
February 9, 2011

Do you know your way to Taipei?

Do you know your way to Taipei? Don’t go back to find some piece of mind! The Taipei International Cycle Show is in Taipei, March 16 to 19. (I hope you read all that to the […]
February 9, 2011

Australia’s $10,000,000,000 investment in cycling: figures revealed.

Let us assume, for argument’s sake, that in a generation each household will spend around $1000 on cycling equipment. Most of that expenditure, I’m sure, will be in Santa’s name. Most of it will rust and […]