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by N_Wilson
17 Feb 2009, 10:22am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Padded shorts - to wear or not to wear
Replies: 23
Views: 1593

Padded shorts - to wear or not to wear

I have riden both with and without padded cycling shorts, and am struggling to notice any obvious difference! If I haven't riden for a while I'll get a sore rear end with or without padded shorts. If I've been doing a lot of riding I won't get sore whether or not I wear padded shorts. Besides from t...
by N_Wilson
17 Feb 2009, 9:52am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: cyclists elbow?
Replies: 1
Views: 249

cyclists elbow?

I have recently brought a road bike with drop handle bars (for the first time, I'm used to a moutain bike), and find whenever I ride my right elbow gets sore - is this something to do with the new style of handlebar I'm not used to? and if so, why is it only my right elbow? any suggestions on how to...
by N_Wilson
17 Feb 2009, 9:43am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Insurance for 4 month European cycling tour?
Replies: 6
Views: 651

Insurance for 4 month European cycling tour?

Hi,
I am planning on touring around Europe for 4 months on my bicycle. I am trying to get some insurance for my bike and belongings however most insurance schemes won't cover for trips of longer than about 6 weeks.
Does anyone have any experience/suggestions?
Nikki
by N_Wilson
15 Feb 2009, 4:33pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Insurance for 4 month European cycling tour?
Replies: 1
Views: 213

Insurance for 4 month European cycling tour?

Hi,
I am planning on touring around Europe for 4 months on my bicycle. I am trying to get some insurance for my bike and belongings however most insurance schemes won't cover for trips of longer than about 6 weeks.
Does anyone have any experience/suggestions?
Nikki