Robbing Peter, Paying Paul

We all know that getting the work/life balance right is important, but I seem to be having problems with my work/work balance at the moment too. I was meant to be attending the Silverfish/Lapierre/Extra Demo Day at Dalby this weekend, but young James Crazylegs has volunteered for the post leaving me free. Well, free to […]

July 8th, 09 1,296 By:

Editorial Juice

Is it that time again? Again?

May 20th, 09 1,218 By:

The Best Mountain Bike Video Ever? (Fixed link too)

My favourite five minute MTB video ever…

April 20th, 09 8,531 By:

Simandi

Or ‘Sim and I’ for those that prefer spaces between words… Yep, it’s another ‘The mag’s off to the printers’ blog

March 5th, 09 1,110 By:

Another deadline crush

It’s kind of snuck up on us again. Taking a week off to go skiing earlier in February, plus our new week-shorter production schedule has meant the usual deadline cram. However, some articles are (finally) being commissioned in advance and are coming in on time, which helps to spread the crush a little. And on […]

March 3rd, 09 1,155 By:

Hard or soft?

Chipps ponders the ratio of hardtails to suspension in the magazine(s)

February 26th, 09 2,104 By:

Back to Grey

Chipps is back from his -9C skiing fun in Italy, but when’s the next jolly? He’s going to have to invent some more days in the year to get on one…

February 16th, 09 1,078 By:

Core Bike Rocks

Just back from the Core Bike show – it was great as always… Now to get some pictures up.

January 28th, 09 1,007 By:

Snow!

A snowy commute made for some late night fixie-fun

January 20th, 09 1,305 By:

To singlespeed or not?

Chipps mulls over whether he still qualifies as a singlespeeder…

January 18th, 09 1,860 By:

Mash…

Some bizarre late night musings…

January 16th, 09 1,372 By:

A long way for a pub lunch

Frozen byways and far-away pubs made up Chipps’ weekend

January 13th, 09 1,246 By:

A (temporary) new arrival

Chipps borrows a dog…

January 8th, 09 3,558 By:

Let's ban photoshoots

No sooner had I suggested doing a photoshoot for today – given the run of unbroken blue skies we’ve had recently – than the clouds close in and it starts sleeting. Typical. Here’s hoping that Friday is better. We have lots of ace bikes to shoot for the next issue, that’s all. Chipps

January 7th, 09 6,193 By:

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