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by peter236uk
11 May 2010, 11:51am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Waterproof Jacket < £60 budget - Recommendations
Replies: 35
Views: 5870

Re: Waterproof Jacket < £60 budget - Recommendations

Altura nevis jacket is the best cycling jacket I have had owned mine for around 4 years now used daily almost brilliant
by peter236uk
21 Apr 2010, 7:08pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Santandar into france
Replies: 1
Views: 290

Santandar into france

Hi I am thinking of visiting a friend in the south of france and would like to catch a Ferry to santandar then get a train to Bayonne any idea if this can be done thanks
by peter236uk
15 Mar 2010, 3:49pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: ....why wiggle is cheaper than the CTC shop?
Replies: 37
Views: 4204

Re: ....why wiggle is cheaper than the CTC shop?

I found the same how can it be cheaper to buy direct from Wiggle than through the CTC shop. I have been a member now for around 13 years and while i do not expect anything as I enjoy the forums etc. I get annoyed that there are gifts etc for new members and we do not even get a discount at the shop ...
by peter236uk
14 Mar 2010, 9:55pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Wiggle/CTC
Replies: 1
Views: 465

Wiggle/CTC

I am not sure if this should be here however has anyone noticed that if you were to buy a Bike direct from Wiggle it is cheaper than the CTC shop how crazy is that does not seem we are getting a very good deal
by peter236uk
21 Jan 2010, 5:09pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Waterproof Jacket < £60 budget - Recommendations
Replies: 35
Views: 5870

Re: Waterproof Jacket < £60 budget - Recommendations

Altura Nevis in blue I have had mine years and its great pretty waterproof I do not sweat to much really good jacket in my view and looks smart enough off bike as well
by peter236uk
24 Nov 2009, 3:48pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Advice on Ribble winter trainer audax bike please
Replies: 5
Views: 1518

Advice on Ribble winter trainer audax bike please

I am thinking of getting a ribble winter trainer audax bike does anyone have any info on them ie good value etc price is right for me and looking for commuter and also to do some audax rides
by peter236uk
24 Nov 2009, 9:20am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Specialized Tricross or Ridgeback Horizon?
Replies: 18
Views: 3064

Re: Specialized Tricross or Ridgeback Horizon?

Ridgeback everytime I think its far superior bike to a Dawes Galaxy I have owned both and the older Galaxy was great but the new ones are not close to a Ridgeback and if you can go for the panarama model
by peter236uk
20 Nov 2009, 2:02pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Which expedition bike?
Replies: 24
Views: 3448

Re: Which expedition bike?

I have a theory that you do not need spend loads of money on a touring bike any good steel framed bike would do as I think the simple thing is that you can get the frame welded if required anywhere in the world. A good Steel MTB would be ideal as this would allow you to do some gentle off road if yo...
by peter236uk
20 Nov 2009, 9:36am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Liverpool to Leeds canal
Replies: 9
Views: 807

Re: Liverpool to Leeds canal

Hi I am not looking to rush so it does not matter perhaps will have to look at about 3 days to do the entire length or split the trip but as I live down south and would have to use trains to get from London to Liverpool. Perhaps do Liverpool to Manchester and then another time do manchester to Liver...
by peter236uk
20 Nov 2009, 8:30am
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Liverpool to Leeds canal
Replies: 9
Views: 807

Liverpool to Leeds canal

Hi question has anyone cycled the entire length of Liverpool to Leeds canal I quite fancy cycling along the route as I am interested in the canal system I have seen its around 127 miles long I was thinking of doing the trip over a long weekend to give me plenty of time to stop. And think I would use...
by peter236uk
16 Nov 2009, 2:45pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: A liberating experience
Replies: 16
Views: 860

Re: A liberating experience

I know I should wear one but hate wearing it although I do tend on my commute in the winter
by peter236uk
6 Nov 2009, 1:57pm
Forum: Touring & Expedition
Topic: Copenhagen Climate Negotiations
Replies: 3
Views: 261

Re: Copenhagen Climate Negotiations

Hi how do you plan to get there I might do this ride
by peter236uk
15 Oct 2009, 2:50pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: GREAT LINK
Replies: 1
Views: 227

GREAT LINK

http://www.fixedgeargallery.com/

Soom cool stuff from the world of fixed gear and singlespeed
by peter236uk
3 Oct 2009, 6:47am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Improving our image
Replies: 47
Views: 2543

Re: Improving our image

Well done and brave I think keeping quiet is the easy option you choose the oposite
by peter236uk
1 Oct 2009, 12:38pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Do you wear a helmet?
Replies: 240
Views: 12558

Re: Do you wear a helmet?

I am still resistant to wear one I do have one and will wear it at times but really dislike it.