Funny ride today at Mount Stromlo. Beautiful day to have another go at Loop 2 to avenge my poor performance last time. Lost - Granny Ring Changing my old Sachs chain for a new Shimano seemed a great idea at the time. Sadly, I forgot to compare the number of links with the old chain. … Continue reading Mt Stromlo – Lost and Found
Today was a second attempt on the 'widowmaker' climb out of Bonner. Last week I managed to climb the concrete path (average 5%, probably 8% in parts) without dying. However, the grassy climb (well over 5% and probably 10% average) was well beyond my abilities. Pedalling was hard enough but I simply couldn't stay balanced … Continue reading Saturday ride – new pedals = new legs?