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by chriskurton
11 Dec 2018, 11:21am
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Vision - use of glasses and neck pain
Replies: 8
Views: 603

Vision - use of glasses and neck pain

When cycling I have the problem of having to raise my neck in order to look through my prescription glasses. This causes pain when cycling all day. Does anyone know if there are glasses on the market that sit so that you actually look through them and not over the top? I also have the problem in tha...
by chriskurton
5 Aug 2018, 10:17am
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Crank length help
Replies: 3
Views: 440

Crank length help

Owing to ongoing knee problems I am after some advice regarding crank length I am not tall 5'2" and have low gears . I also have a small bike, however the cranks are 170mm. Currently I ride with XT Deore front - 40 -30 -22 and rear 42-11, 11 speeds. I believe that I should be riding a 160mm cra...
by chriskurton
16 May 2018, 12:14pm
Forum: Cycle Camping sub-forum
Topic: For sale Hilleberg Keron4 GT tent - reduced now 700 ono
Replies: 0
Views: 298

For sale Hilleberg Keron4 GT tent - reduced now 700 ono

We are selling our Hilleberg Keron 4 GT tent. It's been with us for 17 years and has been used for cycle touring and backpacking. It is very good condition and completely watertight. The sewn-in groundsheet has always been on a footprint. It comes with: The tent itself The original three footprints ...
by chriskurton
14 May 2018, 5:10pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Selling a tent, on this forum
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Re: Selling a tent, on this forum

Thank you
by chriskurton
14 May 2018, 4:41pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Selling a tent, on this forum
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Selling a tent, on this forum

Are any of the areas suitable for advertising a Hilleberg Keron 4 GT tent?
Ta
Chris
by chriskurton
10 Jun 2017, 11:44am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Ladies cycle hire - New Zealand
Replies: 5
Views: 395

Ladies cycle hire - New Zealand

We want to do a cycle tour in New Zealand but the prospect of getting our bikes to the airport in the UK fills us with dread as well as flying with them. We were looking at hiring bikes in NZ but cannot seem to find anyone that hires women sized bikes. If you are 5'2" you don't want a mans fram...
by chriskurton
11 May 2017, 1:25pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: French laws for cyclists
Replies: 25
Views: 7241

French laws for cyclists

Is it compulsory to have lights on your bike during the day in France ( not necessarily lit!), also what about wheel reflectors?