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Wanted - light ladies hybrid. 4 Replies

Started by Savlona in For Sale / Wanted / Freecycle. Last reply by Kim 10 hours ago.

Canal route findings! 18 Replies

Started by Richard Smith in General. Last reply by Stu 13 hours ago.

2 Panniers - £5

Started by Andy White in For Sale / Wanted / Freecycle 23 hours ago.

No Left Turn 9 Replies

Started by david.cherry in General. Last reply by Rich22222 on Saturday.

Big business behind cycling 12 Replies

Started by Philip Sutton in General. Last reply by Savlona on Saturday.

Boardman Hybrid For Sale

Started by Paul Balfe in General on Saturday.

Share about, anyone Wednesbury way...

Started by Rich22222 in General on Saturday.

Grantham girl, 4, gets cycling-on-path police warning 8 Replies

Started by CKS in General. Last reply by Doug on Saturday.

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Week 5 - Racing to race day

I’m still undecided about whether or not I will compete in triathlons this year, I’m still training for it just in case I do decide to give it a go. I completed my 2km swim last week in the usual sort of time, it’s difficult to improve the pace when the pool is busy as you often have to overtake people (or get overtaken). Consequently, getting a clear 80 lengths can be a challenge and is reflected in the time taken. You don’t usually suffer from this problem when swimming outdoors and is…

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Posted by Lucas on March 10, 2015 at 0:00

Training Week 4 - 19 Days until Spring / 5 Weeks until Race Day

As expected, this week has been a bit lighter with respect to training. I went to Wales for a Spa break, which by its very nature isn’t intended to be filled with strenuous exercise. There have been a couple of rough days too, those were not in the plan. I have missed a target, but whilst there is progress I’ll not complain too much. I’ve got a new camera which I intend to use primarily on the bike, it has some pretty cool features. We’ll get to thase in a bit.

 

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Posted by Lucas on March 1, 2015 at 22:00 — 1 Comment

 
 
 

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Kim replied to Savlona's discussion Wanted - light ladies hybrid.
"That should be a fair bit quicker than the Pashley, anyway. Conspicuous lack of mudguards, as is…"
10 hours ago
ARKrider is now a member of Birmingham Cyclist
11 hours ago
Savlona replied to Savlona's discussion Wanted - light ladies hybrid.
"Happily, the Pashley sold quickly on here.Having done a tour of the local bike shops, I fell for…"
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Kim replied to Savlona's discussion Wanted - light ladies hybrid.
"Does this mean that you've successfully committed n+1? :)"
12 hours ago
Stu replied to Richard Smith's discussion Canal route findings!
"It's tarmaced to within a couple of hundred metres of Forge Lane - it's also quite a bit…"
13 hours ago
Simon replied to Richard Smith's discussion Canal route findings!
"I haven't been on it lately but looked over the side of a bridge by KWP a while back - same…"
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Richard Smith replied to Richard Smith's discussion Canal route findings!
"It was new tarmac as far as near the Minworth island, but beyond then I've no idea. Last time…"
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ian greenwood replied to Richard Smith's discussion Canal route findings!
"Hi . has anyone recently gone from castle vale to Fazeley and what is  the state of the…"
15 hours ago
Savlona is attending Jack Lines's event

Birmingham Bikeathon 2015 at Cannon Hill Park

July 5, 2015 all day
The Birmingham Bikeathon is a multi distance cycling event in partnership with Birmingham Council…See More
16 hours ago
Savlona replied to Savlona's discussion Wanted - light ladies hybrid.
"No longer needed"
16 hours ago
James Russell might attend Philip Whiteman's event

Kidderminster Killer & From Clee to Heaven Audaxes at Belbroughton, Worcestershire

July 25, 2015 all day
Possibly the Midland's most audacious audaxes, organised by the Beacon Roads Cycling Club.  The…See More
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Philip Whiteman posted an event

Kidderminster Killer & From Clee to Heaven Audaxes at Belbroughton, Worcestershire

July 25, 2015 all day
Possibly the Midland's most audacious audaxes, organised by the Beacon Roads Cycling Club.  The…See More
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Jack Lines posted an event

Birmingham Bikeathon 2015 at Cannon Hill Park

July 5, 2015 all day
The Birmingham Bikeathon is a multi distance cycling event in partnership with Birmingham Council…See More
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2 Panniers - £5

The shed clearout continues.A set of old but perfectly functional panniers. Approx 20L capacity…See More
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