October 15, 2011

Film by ’70s porn stars that raised driver awareness of cyclists

Me ol’ bike blogging buddy Mikael has really been putting in the yards this weekend, trawling the archives for dirt on General Motors, but remarkably uncovering a GM produced video, teaching drivers to look out for […]
October 14, 2011

Yay: I’ve finally convinced my wife that we don’t need a car

Readers who have been with this bike blog from the start (hi Roberto, hi Gus) will know it began with a question: how many prestigious bikes could I own, for the price of one fancy car? […]
October 14, 2011

The Quick Fix: Turn Australia into a Dutch Colony

    It is a little known fact that October 25th will be the 395th anniversary of the first European landing on Australian soil, by the Dutch Sailor, Dirk Hartog. So I am preparing a launch, on […]
October 13, 2011

My latest purchase

A year ago I met a former pro rider, now a famous professor—who I won't name—who told me he has stopped racing in the "real world" and now races via a virtual platform. What the #$@&? […]
October 12, 2011

My last ever “Ride-to-Work” day

Growing contacts in the bike lobby fraternity, this year saw me volunteering to lead a bike bus to work, on this, the once a year, official, "ride to work" day. Oh the indignity! Rather than waking […]