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17 Feb 19
A Blog About Cycling

After months and months of deliberation, it is all systems go now! Eurovelo 6 ride is finally happening, mid August to Mid September this year. Mike and I are going, flights have been arranged and checked that our bikes can be transported with us. 30kg baggage allowance – not too shabby. Extra good news now, […]

15 Feb 19
Step By Step

Finally I have gathered all of my gear (except my camp shoes which are still at the post office and few things that I will order straight to Noora’s place in the US) and now it is time to introduce what I will be bringing with me on the trail. Backpack: Osprey EJA 45L Footwear: […]

13 Feb 19
Cycling Across Tanzania

Today was an amazing ride , starting at the top of the escarpment and rolling through forest, down through jungle, to dry arid plains. What a relief to be mainly level or downhill, only 928 metres elevation gain compared to yesterday’s shorter ride of 1800. There was a stretch of about 35 km on dirt […]

11 Feb 19
Jessica Ortlieb

There were many Super Bowl ads this year that really caught my attention, however one that really left me wanting to learn more was Microsofts ad featuring their adaptive game controller. The ad interviews several children who, for many different reasons, have difficulty gaming with typical stock game controllers. The kids briefly talk about why […]

09 Feb 19

I had created the route for my first bikepacking trip in countless hours of researching roads, POIs, and terrain at home using multiple planning tools but mainly komoot and Strava. The trip was planned to take me and my cousin, Max, from Zwickau to Prague via Karlovy Vary before heading back to his home in […]

08 Feb 19
Transport Yourself

Seasoned cyclists know that carrying their daily necessities on the bike is the best way to go, especially in hot sticky weather. A rack on the back of the bike with a basket on top or a pannier or two on the sides is practical for hauling a lot of gear and groceries, and works […]

07 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

Versatile and lightweight: one simple tool free manoeuvre is all it takes to fix or remove the waterproof Seatpost-Bag made of PU coated nylon and Cordura. The integrated mounting allows a quick change from bike to bike. The roll closure with elastics ensures safe closing of the bag and allows tight packing. The Seatpost-Bag is […]

04 Feb 19
Dale Majors

We’re planning another short trip, and need to share this with others so I’ll leave this here for now. I’ll also come back in later and add detail to each item. Bike gear, Per bike: • Touring Bike. Choose a bike with an upright position that you could ride for 6-8 hours per day. It […]

02 Feb 19

DIRECTOR: PUPI AVATI AÑO:  1994 REPARTO: JASON ROBARDS III, AMY GALPER, LEE R. SELLARS, RICHARDS GRUBBS, JIM ORTLIEB, JIM MULLINS GÉNERO:  DRAMA, THRILLER DURACIÓN: 1:40 SUBTÍTULOS: NO DISPONIBLE EN: DVD SINOPSIS: UN PRESENTADOR DE UN PROGRAMA DE ENTREVISTAS SE ENFRENTA AL ASESINO DE SU AMIGO EN LA TELEVISIÓN EN VIVO. EL PERIODISTA ABIERTO ARNOLD GARDNER SE SINTIÓ PROFUNDAMENTE ENOJADO POR LA MUERTE […]

01 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

The Ortlieb’s Small Seatpost is a versatile and lightweight bag that easily mounts to your seat post and possesses 4 litres of capacity. One simple tool free maneuver is all it takes to fix or remove the waterproof Seatpost-Bag that is made of PU coated nylon and Cordura®, and the integrated mounting allows for a […]

01 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

?The Ortlieb Handlebar-Pack is a member of the compact class of bikepacker handlebar rolls. With a length of only 40 cm, this waterproof handlebar roll is the right selection for bikepackers with off-road drop bars, road-bike handlebars or hybrid-bike handlebars. Although this handlebar roll has a narrow width and is especially lightweight, it offers a […]

01 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

The Ortlieb Handlebar-Pack S is a member of the compact class of bikepacking handlebar rolls. With a length of only 40 cm this waterproof handlebar roll is the right selection for bikepackers with off-road drop bars road-bike handlebars or hybrid-bike handlebars. Although this handlebar roll has a narrow width and is especially lightweight it offers […]

01 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

Ortlieb’s Handlebar Basket brings style and practicality to your bike as well as being secure and waterproof, making it a perfect companion for little trips into town. Ortlieb’s Handlebar Basket is crafted from lightweight nylon fabric and is ideal for carrying wallets, purses, keys and small purchases to and from town. A practical drawstring flap […]

01 Feb 19
In The Know Cycling

Ortlieb has reinvented the handlebar basket: stylish, practical, secure and waterproof. That makes it far superior to its “colleagues” made of wicker, wire and porous materials. Made of a lightweight nylon fabric, the Ortlieb handlebar basket is ideal for carrying your wallets, purses, and small purchases. The practical drawstring flap allows you to open it […]