Category Archives: Cycling

where did you come from, where did you go

Where have I been, you may ask? Roaming about the earth, going back and forth on it. Continue reading

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ankle at 17 weeks: back on the bike?!

The latest word from my private physiotherapist is that I might seriously consider getting back on my bike again. Apparently this is a great way to stretch and rebuild the muscles I haven’t been using. I’m intrigued, since most importantly, … Continue reading

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needles and pins

SQUICK WARNING: This describes my personal experience of trauma injuries. If you don’t like reading about things like this, now would be a good time to stop. Hooray for oversharing. It’s 11:30 pm and I can’t sleep. My bike, and … Continue reading

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making the cycling habit

I’ve talked before about my grand plan to cycle to work regularly, and how hard it’s been. I’ve gone on and on about it for something like a year now. All kinds of excuses have risen their ugly heads: it’s … Continue reading

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taking a breather

Relaxing in the sidewalk seating of a bar in Civic called BaBar, with a reasonably priced Shiraz blend. Waiting on the vegetarian lasagna, which I am told will involve pumpkin, basil pesto, spinach, sun-dried tomatoes, and something called bocconcini which … Continue reading

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Get Rained On Day

Yesterday (Wednesday) was Ride To Work Day in Australia. There is apparently quite a bit of environmental awareness in Australia, particularly in the ACT where bike paths and bike shops abound and much of life has been made easier for … Continue reading

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