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by lindagordinho
17 Oct 2014, 6:16pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: The Struggle in lake district
Replies: 6
Views: 844

Re: The Struggle in lake district

The road I know as The Struggle tops out just opposite the Kirkstone Pass Inn. It has a signpost on it - 'The Struggle'.
by lindagordinho
6 Mar 2014, 10:20am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: When camping on a big tour goes horribly wrong (w/ video)
Replies: 10
Views: 9591

Re: When camping on a big tour goes horribly wrong (w/ video

That video made me laugh a lot, thanks for posting it!
by lindagordinho
30 Dec 2012, 8:44pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Oldest Women Cycle Touring
Replies: 11
Views: 790

Re: Oldest Women Cycle Touring

Thank you for this thread, I was just wallowing in the horror of turning 45 next month and it's just what I needed. So how old is too old to do The Big Tour I wonder? The one where you jack in your job and your home and take off round the world?
by lindagordinho
1 Jun 2009, 11:52am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Slow Cycling
Replies: 128
Views: 9385

Re: Slow Cycling

I really loved that article. I am involved in loads of community stuff in the small town where I live, and tend to go to meetings etc on my tourer/commuter. I have SPD pedals (brilliant for touring and commuting) and sometimes, being a lazy heifer, have (gasp!) taken the car because I couldn't be bo...
by lindagordinho
17 May 2009, 3:01pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Etape Caledonia vandalised
Replies: 106
Views: 10396

Re: Etape Caledonia vandalised

I was up in that area last week touring. We rode many of the Etape roads, they were well signposted with warnings about the closure. It's only ONE DAY, for pete's sake, and draws thousands of people to the area to spend their money (kerching). People we spoke to were very positive about the event. W...