July 19, 2011

How not to die in your first year of racing.

Another weekend of racing, another minute of silence before the race, another crash during the race, another ambulance passed on my way home, and on it goes friends. This is not normally a blog about my […]
July 19, 2011

Let’s charge rent to drivers for the land they are getting for free

Including its braking zone, a car at full speed deprives others from using as much land as shown in yellow. Including its braking zone, every car at cruising speed occupies as much land as a house. […]
July 18, 2011

“You’ll smile like a kid.”

I never received hate mail before meeting this guy, and having him mention my blog on his. People actually follow his blog, just to leave nasty comments, then go hunting for anyone with whom he is […]
July 18, 2011

There’s just never any cycling news in July!

Thank Christ! Some actual news from the wide world of cycling, when July, as we know, really is the doldrums for any kind of news related to bikes. The Chap Olympiad, when English chaps have their […]
July 17, 2011

Could cycling be the last bastion of regional difference?

One can easily travel the world and never experience the slightest pang of culture shock, just the same kinds of airports, the same ways to pay taxi drivers, the same fast food and hotel chains, and […]