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by Durgemeister
12 Oct 2018, 1:06pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1123
Views: 326939

Re: Introductions - tell us about yourself

Welcome aboard, Plus One* for spending ten pounds, there are some on here who spend more than that *approval/like Thanks for the welcome. £!5 including the previous one, in fact I've spent more on lights than I have on bikes in the last 2 years, but At some stage I am going to get myself something ...
by Durgemeister
12 Oct 2018, 12:55pm
Forum: Cycling Goods & Services - Your Reviews
Topic: Bryton Rider 10 GPS Bike computer.
Replies: 0
Views: 5174

Bryton Rider 10 GPS Bike computer.

After I started riding again in 2016, my brother - who, for the same reasons I started cycling, started running - gave me his old Garmin Forerunner 305 watch. I would then strap it to the handle-bars as a bike computer. However by the time I got it, the battery already had to be charged up for every...
by Durgemeister
12 Oct 2018, 11:51am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Cycle - You must be banned or poor
Replies: 96
Views: 17083

Re: Cycle - You must be banned or poor

I'm not going to lie, I don't have a great deal of money, and cycle on a very tight budget, but I work from home at the moment and don't need a car anyway. I started out again after needing to get fit again, and walking or running didn't really appeal, and I found I actually enjoy it. Having upgrade...
by Durgemeister
12 Oct 2018, 11:28am
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Changing mountain bike tyres for road tyres.
Replies: 6
Views: 428

Re: Changing mountain bike tyres for road tyres.

Similar question - I have just a cheapo MTB, but I do just road/path, with the occasional bit of loose stuff along the way, so I want to get something more suitable. I'm going for cheap and cheerful , around £20 for a pair. As I had a Marathon on my old bike (A cheapo folder), I have been looking at...
by Durgemeister
12 Oct 2018, 11:14am
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1123
Views: 326939

Re: Introductions - tell us about yourself

Real Name - Doug Age - 53 Occupation: Self-Employed Call Centre Worker (Sort of) I re-started cycling as a means to get fit (After visiting a GP for the first time in over 20 years !!!) in 2016, after a break of mumble mumble years, and apart from a little lapse of about a year, I am heavily back in...