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Sperm all over Snowdon

Team SPERM, Kings of faff and lamers beyond the call of duty decided they were going to ride to the top of Snowdon, so they...

Sperm all over Snowdon
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Croydon to Coast epic

Introduction I have never been as exhausted in all my life; the half mile ride up the slight gradient from the promenade to Brighton Station was...

Croydon to Coast epic
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What the Forestry Enterprise really think of bikes

There’s been loads of publicity and comment on the site about the new trails and centres being constructed for mountain bikers on Forestry Commission ground,...

What the Forestry Enterprise really think of bikes
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The changing face of racing

What’s happening with the big teams and what does it say about the future of top level racing? Since the end of last season life has...

The changing face of racing
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Scoop’s scooter goes over the ton

We’ve followed the build up of Scoop’s scooter right from the first bits pressed and bolted into the Trek STP 400 frameset. Scoop’s snowmobile This morning’s...

Scoop’s scooter goes over the ton
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Scoop's scooter shakedown: The story so far

The computer is now showing 39 miles after the first week of riding an assortment of our favourite local test trails and our rockier proving...

Scoop's scooter shakedown: The story so far
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Scoop's scooter - Fixtures and fittings

Sorry, that took longer than expected and you’re getting the finishing touches after we’ve ridden the beast but here we go with the final fixtures and fittings. First...

Scoop's scooter - Fixtures and fittings
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Tall man amongst the Viet Cong

Forum regular, Pete Jones, is still cycling the roundabout way to a job interview in Bangkok, so here’s the latest from his excellent travel diary; Heart of...

Tall man amongst the Viet Cong
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It's a holiday in Cambodia!

As the Dead Kennedys said “So you’ve been to school for a year or two and you know you seen it all” well here’s an eye-opening...

It's a holiday in Cambodia!
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Fun class racing no fun anymore!

We all know that there’s a small element in racing who’ll do anything in racing to get a win. Even if that means racing a...

Fun class racing no fun anymore!
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Random Tandem storms Newnham 90

This one’s a classic, we couldn’t make up any dafter story for a Friday. When two BIKEmagic members sent us these pictures we had to...

Random Tandem storms Newnham 90
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Doing a lot of miles for Charidee, Part 3

Image courtesy of Romanian tourist board That’s Europe done. We arrived in Turkey about a month ago after completing the Eastern European leg of our trip....

Doing a lot of miles for Charidee, Part 3
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A Quick Guide to: Track Racing

If you want to keep racing this winter and you don’t fancy the misery that is cyclo-cross, it might be worth considering track racing. ...

A Quick Guide to: Track Racing
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Hell of the North Cotswolds

Four hundred and eighty cyclists assembled at Winchcombe Community School to start the 17th edition of this “classic” “Hell of the North Cotswolds Cycle Reliability Trial”, at...

Hell of the North Cotswolds
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African Odyssey

My first impression as I walked off the plane, and into the arrival lounge at Nairobi airport was “It should be hotter than this”. Hot...

African Odyssey
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Schwinnsider knowledge

If you’re heading out for 100km of riding, the more you know about it before hand the better you can tackle it. With that in...

Schwinnsider knowledge
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The Tale of the Ancient Mariner

For various good reasons we decided to arrange a family holiday in Austria this year. Since Austria is full of mountains (biking, for the use...

The Tale of the Ancient Mariner
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Himalaya or bust - by bike

London to the Himalayas: Day 15 Where are we now? Munich, Germany How far so far? 1240km So, we are finally on our way. Just having a few days off...

Himalaya or bust - by bike
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No such thing as a guaranteed win

If you ever need a benchmark of a world class talent, it’s that they win their National Championships while they’re “recuperating”. But if she makes...

No such thing as a guaranteed win
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Boardman talks Tour

As today is a rest day for the Tour de France riders, BIKEmagic decided to probe the expert opinions of Britain’s most successful road cyclist,...

Boardman talks Tour