Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

The Jawbones are Oakley’s latest cycling friendly sunglasses. I’ve had mine for about 7 months and they replaced Oakley’s Half-Jacket (I think).. which I had for about a year. I was attracted not necessarily to the aesthetics of the Jawbones, but mostly the interchangeable lens system that it promotes. On that side of things, I […]

Update: I already went on my trip, but wrote the following bit below before going on my trip, so read it assuming I hadn’t gone yet until where I say it ends… I’m going on my second Pyractif cycling trip soon, and I want to take my ‘good’ bike with me but not have to […]

In case you haven’t heard, there is a new cycling sportswear brand in town. Tour de France rider George Hincapie’s own. I’d say it looks like it is between a Rapha and an Assos… That is to say, high end and high performance. The prices look more reasonable though. I will get some kit to […]

Sometimes you decide at the last minute to take one of those holidays that you wonder why you put off for so long… For me, it was cycling through the French Pyrenees as part of an organized group. I had heard of these brilliant trips people took to the Pyrenees and other Tour de France […]

At the beginning of 2009 I was pretty much mush when it came to my physical condition. I had let myself go mostly out of laziness and ‘lack of time’, but really it was just that getting to the gym was kind of a pain, and winter had grabbed a hold of me. I had […]