October 18, 2010

Cyclespace and Chuck Connors

I am the man I am, fearless, hungry for danger, all thanks to the 1973-74 TV show Thrill Seekers, hosted by Chuck Connors and shown every afternoon after school in the seventies. Latch key kids of […]
October 13, 2010

Ah, ride to work day…

…that one day in the year when those of us who actually do ride to work are congratulated for making it on our arrival, while those who can just manage to pump up their tires and […]
August 26, 2010

World dress-well-for-cycling day.

  A $36 tweed suit from the op-shop                                                                      A $650 water repelling all wool cycling jacket by Rapha Dressing for ones daily commute lays claim to cycling as a prestigious mode of transport, in rather […]
April 25, 2010

Dr. Behooving tells conference: “indulge cyclists’ whims”

Below is a paper I will present to the Healthy Cities Conference in Brisbane this coming July, based on an earlier post. Eventually this and other essays started on the blog, will find their way here. […]