Monthly Archives: May 2012

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Now that the nice weather is here, I’m not on the computer as much.  Rest assured that I have been keeping myself busy and plenty of cycling related stuff going on.  I’m planning on doing a 2 or 3 part post outlining the cargo bike box/bike build, along with review a little later down the road.  The Raleigh Tourist has been cleaned up nicely and is having it’s rear wheel trued by Oliver, here on Denman Island.  I want to repack the front hub and hopefully wait until the winter to get into the rear hub.  I also plan on taking lots of pictures and writing about that as well.

There are a few of us from Denman Island heading down to the Nanaimo Populaire next Saturday.  I’ll also be riding the Tour de Nanaimo and Cowichan Valley on June 16th and write ride reports respectively. 

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Highway to Hell 400km brevet ~ Union Bay Control

If you remember sometime back, Norie bought a Workman Cycles cargo bike.  Last weekend we got the crazy idea of building a new box for it and having it ready for the control on Saturday morning (today).  I’ll post more … Continue reading

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Snow to Surf 2012 Pt. 2

OK, here are the pictures I promised … I got to race with some great guys from here on Denman Island, and placed 19th out of 185 or so teams. Not too shabby!  The highlight was riding with Tai.  It … Continue reading

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