On Target For My Target..

I had already decided I would go out for a ride today before the day dawned and a longish one at that as I had to reach my 600 mile target for August. I rode on my ‘second’ bike today, the Specialized.   It is now wearing the new Brooks Team Pro saddle and I needed…

Felt Bikes Good Service

The guide tube Felt kindly sent to me free of charge after my e-mail to them yesterday arrived this morning, less than 24hrs after my first enquiry ! Also gave me a good tip for fitting it. Great service, couldn’t do better I think. Strongly recommend Felt bikes. Not only for service either, they are…

PS To Previous Post.. Well Done Felt..

Well done Felt bikes..!!! My first line of enquiry regarding the tube I was seeking was naturally to Felt’s UK agent.  Within about half an hour I had a reply back informing me that the tubing was nylon, they had some in stock and would send me one free of charge if I sent them…

A Picture Is Worth 1000 Words..

I thought I would add some pictures by way of illustration of my post yesterday about the bike mods.   When I read the description I had trouble understanding it so what chance did you readers have ??         I want to try and find a way to replace it though quite how,…

Just A Quick Job On The Bike.. Not !!!

Having spent the last part of the morning working on the rebuild of Ian’s bike I decided to make a mod to mine in the afternoon that I had been thinking about for some time. This was to lower my handlebars a bit by removing the 2 spacers between the stem and headset, a total…

Easy Ride Wednesday And Some Nostalgia..

I went out for a ride on the Specialized today.. primarily to try out the new saddle and begin the necessary process of wearing it in.. Its part of the settling in process and takes a while to acquire the shape of my ‘seat’.. 🙂 It reminds me of when I was young and racing…