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by QueenClaudia
3 Jun 2018, 7:48am
Forum: Women's cycling interests
Topic: What is stopping women from cycling?
Replies: 231
Views: 35490

Re: What is stopping women from cycling?

I love cycling along country lanes and we are very lucky and have a lot of them on our doorstep. What puts me off most are the truck drivers who drive aggresively and far too closely in an intimidating way. Maybe most male cyclists would probably just be mildly annoyed and brush it off but being a ...
by QueenClaudia
30 May 2018, 5:04pm
Forum: Electric bikes
Topic: Any advice on buying an E-assist folding bike ?
Replies: 27
Views: 2170

Re: e-bike, is this the right place to ask

Hi there. I have arthritis in my knee and could no longer manage hills so my husband bought me an electric bike, although it isn't a folding type one. We got it from Whoosh and it's a Dutch style, comfortable sit up riding position. Called Santana I think and was just under £1,000. They do different...
by QueenClaudia
30 May 2018, 4:47pm
Forum: Women's cycling interests
Topic: What is stopping women from cycling?
Replies: 231
Views: 35490

Re: What is stopping women from cycling?

I love cycling along country lanes and we are very lucky and have a lot of them on our doorstep. What puts me off most are the truck drivers who drive aggresively and far too closely in an intimidating way. Maybe most male cyclists would probably just be mildly annoyed and brush it off but being a l...
by QueenClaudia
30 May 2018, 4:41pm
Forum: Family Cycling
Topic: Bournemouth to New Forest
Replies: 15
Views: 1016

Re: Bournemouth to New Forest

Slowster - thank you so much I am sure that will be a great help to us.

I will show my husband when he gets in from work.
by QueenClaudia
30 May 2018, 1:47pm
Forum: Family Cycling
Topic: Bournemouth to New Forest
Replies: 15
Views: 1016

Re: Bournemouth to New Forest

Thank you that's all really interesting. We tried last weekend to get from Bournemouth (we cycled along the Prom) to Ashurst via Christchurch but got very lost so never made it out of Christchurch to the New Forest. We did study maps and printed off a route but when it came to trying to follow our r...
by QueenClaudia
30 May 2018, 8:38am
Forum: Family Cycling
Topic: Bournemouth to New Forest
Replies: 15
Views: 1016

Bournemouth to New Forest

Hi new member here. Does anyone know of a route from Bournemouth to the New Forest? Any links to maps that give detailed directions would be great as the one's we have looked at so far aren't very clear. We wouldn't want to be going on any A roads etc and would prefer an off road route but we can wa...