Last update for the year and there has been a cracking day of riding yesterday around the beautiful winter landscape of Calderdale. It ranged from beautiful golden sunshine through to falling snow and was as cold as it looked and the Singlespeed ruled. Photos are up here.
Here are a few things that have come to light over the last few days. First up the notion of racing a train between stops takes on a different note if you factor in that it’s underground and you have to get to the surface before you can get to your bike and get on it, race downhill to get to the next station and then get back down to the platform and on to the train. Oh and there’s only 55 seconds to do it. Check this out.
The Chronic of Narnia rap was one of the funniest things I’ve seen out of America for a long time – well that said I watched team America last night which was hilarious so there is hope for the George Bush led country yet. As has been said, after that sketch how can anyone take gangsta rap seriously?