Journey by Bike: Framebuilding 2 (Trail)

A randonneuring bike is quite different to a racing bike. It's designed for long days in the saddle, possibly over rough terrain, in the dark and in all weathers; so it must perform well in many different circumstances. One of the primary characteristics of a comfortable bike like this is that it must steer well … Continue reading Journey by Bike: Framebuilding 2 (Trail)

Journey by Bike: Geometry Lessons

Stephen, Eddy and I were migrants, borne from a mix of races thrown into the melting pot of South Wales. Our grandparents had, for the most part, been escaping agricultural poverty. The mines and steelworks provided secure, albeit dangerous, employment; and organised labour gave birth to a political movement which changed the social fabric of … Continue reading Journey by Bike: Geometry Lessons