Author: Marcus Farley

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No disrespect to Claudia

No disrespect to Claudia

No disrespect to Claudia, or any of the other supermodels for that matter...the only supermodel I dream about is of the 2 wheeled variety...

Epic rides vs epic portions

Epic rides vs epic portions

It is essential that we all eat post ride, but what we choose to eat has a major impact on whether the calories we’ve burnt stay off or go straight back on again...

The last remaining Holy Grail

The last remaining Holy Grail?

The cycling industry has solved many problems that were once perceived as impossible. For example, we now have full suspension mountain bikes that don’t bob, night riding lights that are also light in weight, and even trails that walkers aren’t allowed on! But, in my opinion, there is still one remaining Holy Grail that no-one has yet been able to find. A waterproof coat that is both breathable and properly durable.

The Two Hemispheres

The Two Hemispheres

For most things in life, I seem to operate within 2 distinct opposite hemispheres of thought. For example, I’m an agnostic, so I swing easily from religion and atheism as designs for life; I am generally surrounded by clutter, yet I am obsessed by minimalist design; with regards to mountain bikes, I love simple single pivot suspension, yet I am also a great admirer of Karl-Heinz Nicolai’s uber-technical feats of engineering.

A man needs a shed

A man needs a shed

We all have a chicken and egg story. Mine revolves around sheds (not revolving sheds, as that would be decidedly unpleasant!)

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