Monthly Archives: September 2010

London Cyclocross League 2010/11 Round 2 Happy Valley Park

Matt at The Inner Ring has recently posted about Why he hates cyclocross as a spectator and Scott over on Velocast has replied with his reasons to love cyclocross as an activity, So I’m adding to the mix with why … Continue reading

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Cycling influenced Le Coq Sportif polo shirts

Spotted this while checking out Le Coq Sportif’s Eroica competition. It’s a very nice take on their original cycling kit but done in a modern fashion style. It’s available to buy online at Shop Le Coq for 120 Euro There’s … Continue reading

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Pedal-powered cinema with Mark Kermode

The Good Doctor is a very lovely man and this sounds like a very good festival. Find out more about the New Forest Festival

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Rollapaluza Halloween Cross 2010

Last year’s was an absolute scream to ride. This year’s promises to be even better. Unfortunately, visitors mean I’m not able to ride it this year. More information and how to enter

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Ebay parts bonanza this week

Having a bit of a clearout of used and no longer needed parts: Deda Elementi Newton 26 stem, 100mm – perfect for fans of classic handlebars of 26mm standard diameter. Tetkro 992AG Oryx Cantilever Brakes with pads and straddle cable … Continue reading

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Assos may be good kit but the look stops me buying

I saw Simon Lamb of La Gazzetta Della Bici mention Assos this afternoon and that they’re doing a “heritage” range next year. I remembered that I’d seen Fignon wearing Assos in his Renault days, so it was no surprise one … Continue reading

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Lovely Hercules commuter bicycle

Spotted while on holiday in Greece. Difficult to figure out how old it actually is, but it was in great condition. I would love something like that for pottering about town.

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How do you help your mum buy a bike?

My mum wants to get a bike and she wants me to help her find one. Now that’s a lot more challenging than most requests I get for help with finding a bike. Seriously struggling to come up with a … Continue reading

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Lacoste commuter bike

Spotted this on Cyclefilm’s twitpic yesterday from the annual bike trade uberfest that is Eurobike. I love Lacoste. Currently on my most wanted list is their 60th anniversary Snoopy limited edition at Dover Street Market (more details pics on Fashionism). … Continue reading

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Paul Smith and Rapha Condor

Love the visual twists and the tight focus shooting. Really clean piece of work. Via the fantantically dapper 00o00 blog

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