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by magorhoop
15 Oct 2020, 4:15pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Lejog and bike availability
Replies: 7
Views: 539

Lejog and bike availability

Hi, I plan to cycle Lejog next may/June but I have a problem..... getting hold of a bike as many of you will be aware is a huge issue just now. I originally wanted a gravel bike that I could fix panniers too and tried to find a Trek Domane and also a Cannondale topstone and a few others but none I w...
by magorhoop
22 Sep 2020, 1:41pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: What bike for loaded touring ? ( LeJoG + other tours )
Replies: 25
Views: 1098

Re: What bike for loaded touring ? ( LeJoG + other tours )

Up to you. Theres no one right answer. People have been touring on bikes since they were invented, but its easier on a suitable one. They all have to be pedalled. Theres plenty of bikes on the market, even if the local shop has all but sold out; more will arrive. Get a bike that fits and can take l...
by magorhoop
17 Sep 2020, 9:50pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: What bike for loaded touring ? ( LeJoG + other tours )
Replies: 25
Views: 1098

What bike for loaded touring ? ( LeJoG + other tours )

Hi, I’m planning on doing Lejog both next year and also in 2022 (different routes) but first things first I need a bike for these challenges. Should I be looking at an out and out tourer or maybe a gravel bike with a few add ons. One of the trips i’m hoping to camp some of the nights and other night...