Monthly Archives: March 2011

Commute on target

Fast commute home last night didn’t coast at all on target for first check point but 2 mins off other targets, still made it home in a good time 🙂 Still room for improvement though! Knog computer Timed trip: 36.50 … Continue reading

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Malvern Hills

Friday afternoon was spent taking advantage of the beautiful weather with a ride round the Malvern’s, instead of catching the train as planned we decided to cycle instead. In my hast I grabbed a pair of shoes that I have … Continue reading

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Analysing GPS data

Being a bit of a geek and a sucker for stats I decided to compare the data from the cyclemeter app on the iphone with my garmin 305. I regularly use the cyclemeter app for commuting to and from work … Continue reading

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Rammy visit

A long overdue weekend off from DIY and a visit up North to see mates plus a couple of cheeky rides. A nice pootle near Rivington reservoir, with the twins. And Lee Quarry, always fun to ride, every time we … Continue reading

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Amdro conversion part 1

Thanks to the Amdro conversion facebook page we managed to pick up an amazing bargain, although quite a drive it wasn’t too far from Rammy. The kit is in great condition, and most of it we were able to store … Continue reading

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Total commute time 41.26 mins, average speed 15.48 miles/h. Good start to the season but i’m off my makers by a good couple of minutes so I aim to hopefully shave a good 5 minutes off the commute home within … Continue reading

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Badges mounted on card and ready to post out.

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exploded apple and nintendo

My daily fix of exploded products comes today from the excellent site

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Project Van

Project van appears to be off the starting blocks, all being well we should be collecting this little lot (minus the van) sometime over the weekend.

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First commute of the year

Finally broke the monkeys back, with the first commute of the year, one way only but a good start. The first part of the commute has a steep descent, this is where I discovered the newly installed Paul lever didn’t … Continue reading

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