Still finding new trails after all these years!

    I’ve often thought that I knew every trail within easy reach of home. Sometimes, though, I’ve ridden along with someone new and they’ve shown me a trail I didn’t know. Within the last year I’ve been surprised to discover several trails in places I’ve been riding forever. Today I did a little exploration … Continue reading Still finding new trails after all these years!

Trigger’s broom and how I almost swept clean.

Readers in Britain may know what I mean by Trigger's broom. It's from a sit. com. where a character, Trigger, claimed to have had the same brush for 25 years. Everyone was amazed at his economy and he had received a medal for it. Then he admitted that in that time it had had 17 new heads … Continue reading Trigger’s broom and how I almost swept clean.

Testing and maintenance.

The recent snow has been washed away by rain so now we're back to mud! Still that's so often a mountain bikers life in the Northwest of England so I went out yesterday for a bit of fun. The weather forecast suggested that today would be rainy and they were right, so I was glad … Continue reading Testing and maintenance.