Open University explains bike design

Bike geeks rejoice: the Open University has launched a series of five short films exploring the history of bike design It starts with the advent of the French Velocipede in the 1800s, through the development of bike racing and ends with a look at the materials  being used today and where bicycle design might be … Read more

Classic Condor flies again

Scratching around two years ago for a classic 80s steel bike to take on l’Eroica, Chris managed to procure the services of a retro Condor from fellow Pedalleur, Christian. To be honest it was horrible to look at, being painted a pukeish shade of purple with yellow ‘highlights’ and dressed with some kind of psychadelic … Read more