Does anyone “name” their bikes?Posted 9 years ago
That would be ridiculous!Posted 9 years ago
Yes: “Red Bike”. “Blue Bike” and “Other Blue Bike”.
Simples 🙂Posted 9 years ago
Mavericks have names rather than frame numbers.
Mine is called XenoPosted 9 years ago
mountain bikePosted 9 years ago
the other bmx
my old road bike
She has just replaced Penelope my Blur.Posted 9 years ago
My sister named my Kona ‘Trevor’ for some reason. She also has Bruce, Butch, Lance and Kyle. The mind boggles…Posted 9 years ago
And my Sovereign is always referred to as T’Evil rather than ‘the Evil’…
When it misbehaves I call it several things that I can’t really write here but no name as such!Posted 9 years ago
My Surly 1×1 is known as Bob. Not sure why – it’s just a good solid, reliable name that fits the bike.Posted 9 years ago
It always concerns me when people refer to their bikes as ‘she’. It’s a worryingly small step from there to here
Oh, and before you’re tempted to click through on the link in the story, sadly they’ve removed the page with the instructions.Posted 9 years ago
White Bike/DH bike Marin
the road bike
The TT bike
The blue bike/the singlespeed/Claude (allowed as it is a Claude Butler)
The new one (building tonight, will wait to see what it becomes known as)
Cars have been
The rust bucket
The repmobile (which the other half named Percy)
Other half’s bikes areSuzy, Bertha and Brenda. Her car is Izzy.Posted 9 years ago
my 1st car was known (mostly to my mates rather than me) as the ferret
other than that, noPosted 9 years ago
My ML8 is called Xavier……………Posted 9 years ago
Mine are currently more or less big bike and little bike. But the Hemlock’s almost called dead penguin. (black and white and red all over)Posted 9 years ago
Not really – just ‘The Tarmac’, ‘The Genesis’, ‘The Langster’ and ‘The Bionicon’, or respectively ‘The Road Bike’, ‘The Singlespeed’, ‘The Fixie’ and ‘The Big Bike’.
Cars have been ‘Lance’ cos it had a lot of power in a lightweight body and ‘the Polio’ because it was crippled.Posted 9 years ago
My bikes all have a name wrote on the frame,Giant Trance,Kona King,On One Inbred etc.It saves me doing that girly girl thing of giving them stupid girly names,which I happen to think is a very girly thing to do…. 8)Posted 9 years ago
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