What are the best cycling shoes for bicycle touring?

This is the first post in my new blog series, Q & A Friday's. Every Friday I will choose one comment I received, either in the comment section of one of my blog post or on my social media platforms. This week the question I will be answering is, "What are the best cycling shoes … Continue reading What are the best cycling shoes for bicycle touring?

Bikepacking Bags VS Panniers: WHAT TO BUY and WHY?

The most important part of your bicycle touring equipment is your bicycle touring bags! After all, what good is the rest of your bicycle touring gear if you have no place to put it in? When choosing your bicycle touring bags, you will have to decide between bikepacking bags and panniers. Bikepacking bags vs panniers … Continue reading Bikepacking Bags VS Panniers: WHAT TO BUY and WHY?

18 Bicycle Touring MUST HAVE Items for Bikepacking

If you are reading this it probably means you are thinking about conducting your next bicycle tour. It might even be that you are planning your first ever bicycle tour! If that is the case, let me start by saying congratulations! Bicycle Touring is incredible. Wherever you may be heading, whether that be around the … Continue reading 18 Bicycle Touring MUST HAVE Items for Bikepacking

Pragma Bikes Gravel Bike Build | Building up Durianrider’s Pragma Gravel Breaker

The Pragma Gravel Breaker is one of the Pragma Bikes sold by YouTube personality Harley Johnstone aka Durianrider. Here I share details about my Pragma Gravel Breaker bike build, which came out to under 9KG! I also talk more about Pragma Bikes in general.

Road Cycling Shoes VS MTB Shoes: What should you buy and WHY?

You may think that choosing between road shoes and mountain bike shoes, would be decided by what type of bike you ride. If you ride a road bike, you wear road shoes, and if you ride a mountain bike, well... you wear mountain bike shoes. I am here to make the case that you do … Continue reading Road Cycling Shoes VS MTB Shoes: What should you buy and WHY?

How to SELL your second-hand bicycle online

This year I have been incredibly active on the second-hand bike market. I have bought and sold a number of bikes and other cycling goods. In this post I will give you my tips to get the most out of your second-hand bike sale. There are a few things I have learnt are important to … Continue reading How to SELL your second-hand bicycle online

49 AWESOME Cycling Gifts for Christmas

This is a list of the most awesome cycling gifts for Christmas. They make the perfect Christmas gift for your cycling-crazed boyfriend, girlfriend, friend or family member. All of these cycling gifts are small, special items that the person you are buying it for can really appreciate. They are also great because they will not … Continue reading 49 AWESOME Cycling Gifts for Christmas

Uncut carbon steerers and bicycle fork failure

Have you ever ridden with someone who rides a bike with a whole lot of spacers above his or her stem? Looks hideous, does it not? You might be blushing, because that person could be you. Don't worry, I am not here to have a go at you about what your bike looks like. In … Continue reading Uncut carbon steerers and bicycle fork failure

What to look for when buying a second-hand road bike

The process of buying your first road bike is extremely exciting. However, if you have no cycling experience you may not know where to look and what to look for. A mate of mine recently asked me to help him buy his first road bike on the second-hand bike market. It got me thinking… what … Continue reading What to look for when buying a second-hand road bike