IS TWITTER A GOOD PLATFORM FOR CYCLISTS?

IS TWITTER A GOOD PLATFORM FOR CYCLISTS?

Some say Twitter is a waste of time. However, it is the world’s largest platform to strike conversations globally and is a very effective way for cyclists to network, campaign and communicate.

I have been very keen to embrace Twitter. Like many cyclists I am IT savvy. It has been useful to network with cycling organisations, cycling media; print, internet and television. Twitter was especially a great tool to use to let my friends and followers know where I was as I cycled across USA in 2013 from Los Angeles to Boston covering 3415 miles with my daughter Catherine. Continue reading “IS TWITTER A GOOD PLATFORM FOR CYCLISTS?”

CYCLE RIDE WITH SIX VISIONARY CYCLISTS

CYCLE RIDE WITH SIX VISIONARY CYCLISTS

Do you remember the poem ‘The Blind Men And The Elephant’ by John Godfrey Saxe, where six blind men were partially exposed to an elephant and had their own interpretations on what an elephant would be like. In the story, each blind man created his own version of reality and were correct in their narrations based on the limited exposure to the object. The moral of the story tells us that each individual truth maybe partially true but it is not the ultimate truth. Continue reading “CYCLE RIDE WITH SIX VISIONARY CYCLISTS”

CYCLE MAFIA

CYCLE MAFIA

They are a fugitive couple and partners in crime. They were last seen in Vancouver in Canada sometime in January 2019. But they are never stationary and capable to operate from any location around the world. Current location of suspects is somewhere in Delft city of Netherlands. Both are dangerously armed with sophisticated skills to brainwash others. These repeat offenders target innocent communities and do it deliberately. Their secret intent is to destroy the way humans have been moving traditionally with motorized assistance. They basically want to change the transportation systems. To achieve this they have even created a blue print.

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BICYCLE WORLD

BICYCLE WORLD

Auke sitting at the river Maas with the Erasmusbrug.

Auke van Andel is the founder of Bicycle world – a Facebook group about cycling and all kind of cycles, from city bikes to handcycles and from penny farthings (high bikes) to recumbents. Auke lived in the Netherlands his whole life and has never owned a car. Walking, cycling and using public transportation is what he does to get around and he rather takes a train for a holiday than an aircraft.

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IN CONVERSATION WITH PAUL RICHARDSON

IN CONVERSATION WITH PAUL RICHARDSON

Paul Richardson – 46

Married to Keira (a keen runner who is doing the London Marathon this year) with 2 kids (Finn 8 and Ava 10).

I live in Lauder in the Scottish Borders an amazing part of the world. I love to cycle & run trail as well as going on holiday & socialising.

I’ve taken part in many cycling & running events including Edinburgh Marathon, Mighty Deerstalker, Caledonian Etape, Ken Laidlaw Sportive, Tour of the Borders, Edinburgh to St. Andrews.

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