All posts tagged: Bicycle

pic of the week

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cycle therapy my sister and her husband have always been crazy about cycling. earlier this year they’ve decided that now that their daughters are old enough to be left to themselves they might as well feed their cycling passion a bit more and bought themselves a ‘Hase Pino‘: a tandem where the front is a recumbent cycle and the back an upright one. they’ve now given this a proper go when they celebrated their wedding […]

pic of the week

Weekly photo blog

cycling   no, i absolutely had NOT planned to write about ‘cycling’ this week after last week’s ‘re-cycling’. it’s just that looking back at my week and also the pictures i took this week ‘cycling’ simply comes up as a big theme. ‘cycling’ as in moving around on a pedal bike is what i do extensively in london (about 3,000 miles per year), and it’s been a bit of a relief to read in the […]

pic of the week

Weekly photo blog

bike miles i don’t really consider myself a cyclist. i don’t particularly like cycling as a sport. i don’t repair punctures on my bike or do any maintenance myself that’s beyond greasing the chain. i can get quite fed up sometimes with the practicalities involved with cycling, i’ve pretty much given up on wearing heals or corduroy trousers or slim-fit skirts because it just doesn’t work. nevertheless cycling is my favourite way of getting around […]

pic of the week

Weekly photo blog

bikes i don’t know whether i could cope with the madness of london if it wasn’t for my bike. i absolutely love the sense of freedom & independence it gives me; and london immediately feels smaller when i tackle it by bike. it’s been great to see how cycling has become so much more popular in london over the past few years together with much better infrastructure (and more workshops!). from having been the odd […]