Monthly Archives: August 2002

The only downside of taking

The only downside of taking the Inbred out for the ride tonight is that I ache now. My lower back feels a bit sore and battered. Hopefully a good nights rest will cure it as I’m due to go riding … Continue reading

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Made it out after work.

Made it out after work. Took the Inbred and did the usual Uni ride. It was great fun as usual, highlight today was surprising a deer in the woods. It ran onto the path in front of me, then along … Continue reading

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Well, the weather is still

Well, the weather is still quite nice. I might make the most of it and try to kill my knees tonight by taking the fully-rigid singlespeed out on my post-work ride.

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You’re only supposed to blow the bloody doors off!

Quiet day at work. Spent the afternoon working from home on some training, then had a Dr’s appointment. Had to pick up some pills afterwards and decided to use their new spangly Pharmacy. They took my money and made me … Continue reading

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Went for a spin on

Went for a spin on the road bike today for the first time in ages. Rode the 8 miles out to a friends house, then we both did another 12 miles or so along the valley before joining the canal. … Continue reading

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Had a reasonably quiet weekend

Had a reasonably quiet weekend so far. Went to Asda yesterday, then went to the tip twice. Had a friend, my parents and her parents round this evening for a BBQ to christen the almost completed garden. The weather held … Continue reading

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Managed to fit in another

Managed to fit in another lunchtime ride today. The sun was shining, it was nice and warm and my Stiffee was ready and waiting. The ride was remarkably uneventful. We did the usual route only deviating to try riding down … Continue reading

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What a wonderful weekend

And no bikes were involved at all. Friday morning I got an email suggesting we went away for the weekend to try out the new tent. We had a prior commitment that evening with a BBQ at my parents but … Continue reading

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Summer seems to have returned

Summer seems to have returned today, and with it my enthusiasm. After work I rode home, read some emails, got changed and went out on the Stiffee. The sun was shining, it was nice and peaceful and was just a … Continue reading

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Sodding typical

A couple of days ago I went to take the cranks off the Stiffee so I could adjust the chainline, only when I took the crank bolts out I couldn’t find my Shimano tophat adaptor which allows you to use … Continue reading

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