• I’m nearly 40 and right now and really struggling with clothes

    you aren’t even 40! It sounds to me like the folk you work with are the grumpy middle aged.

    Unless of course they are a little “undersized” and it is more of a comment on the fit. /winkyface.
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    you could always get an m&s outfit for dress down Friday…[Read more]

  • I’m starting to fight against making a sighing sound when I stand up or sit down.

    which end is emitting the sound?

  • LAT replied to the topic The Antarctic Snow Cruiser in the forum Chat Forum 2 days ago

    There’s a LeTourneau LCC-1 snow train at the Yukon Transport Museum. Not quite as whacky as the one above, but pretty Thunderbirds.

  • LAT replied to the topic Greg Minnaar Tour in the forum Bike Forum 2 days ago


    You must be a right laugh at parties

    <span style=”font-size: 0.8rem;”>cyclelife</span>

    <span style=”font-size: 0.8rem;”>No problem with it. I just won’t be going</span>


  • Are they not just trying to disrupt the capitalist machine?

  • He could easily retire, live a simple ultra green life

    he could, but perhaps the notion had never crossed his mind until last weekend. His life has been very different to most folks, I suspect.

  • And now that I’ve fully read the opening post, the steep seat angle and long chains stays will make a bike climb better. So you can get a big bike to go uphill better.

  • people with real skill and talent could do things on them that I could never do on any bike

    that doesn’t mean that modern geometry isn’t better than old geometry <span style=”font-size: 0.8rem;”>and that isn’t to assume that things won’t go full circle or be further refined.</span>

    <span style=”font-size: 0.8rem;”>What I like at the moment i…[Read more]

  • I went from a Following to a Murmur. The murmur does everything better other than manual and that is something that can be overcome with practice.

    I recently rode my 4 year old hard tail that came from a revered company (who now make modern bikes) it felt dangerously unstable, like riding a road bike in the woods.