Tag Archives: cycling

Sugoi Zap Cycling Jacket

This cycling jacket is covered in reflective beads which act like thousands of cats eye’s. For the cyclist who’s out on the roads after dark it’s a must have.  Full Review: Sugoi Zap Cycling Jacket Advertisements

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Cycling and Road Safety

Letter published in The National, 22/10/15 Dear Sir,  Sustrans research (Poll Finds Demand For Rise In Bike Fund, 21/10/15) which shows that people across the UK believe that more money should be invested in safer cycling is to be welcomed. … Continue reading

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The Road to Recovery (Dalmally to Taynuilt)

Cycling is one exercise I can manage, and by it’s nature is low impact…Cycle commuting helps keep the fitness up, but it’s nice to have a change of scenery. Text and pictures HERE:  The Road to Recovery (Dalmally to Taynuilt).

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Loch Awe

When I was young I was a regular visitor to Loch Awe. I often fished here, always at the same spot, at the mouth of the Cladich River on the south side of the loch. A few weeks ago I … Continue reading

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BMC Citystreamer CS01 XT Hybrid Bike Review

It became apparent late last year that my old hybrid bike. It was starting to squeek and groan to such an extent that earplugs were looked at to wear while riding it. I decided to take advantage of the Cycle … Continue reading

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Petty and ill-informed?

BBC Radio Scotland’s “Off The Ball” regularly advertise themselves as the “most petty and ill informed show on the radio”. I think perhaps they should be forced to stop using it. Why? I’ve heard BBC Radio’s  Call Kaye… For the … Continue reading

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Wet, wet, wet…

  Well, summers here, and what a mixed up bag of delights it is. Seemingly endless rain which can defeat even the most expensive of waterproofs, snow in Airdrie in the middle of May, with one day of sunshine last … Continue reading

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