Trek Madone – the R170,000 Road Bike

Looking at Lance Armstrong’s return to racing and what he’s going to be riding (if anything) in the 2009 Tour, I was shocked to discover that a Trek Madone road bike could set you back up to 170 grand. The post includes videos detailing the bike’s features and commentary from Lance Armstrong. Read the rest of Trek Madone - the R170,000 Road Bike

Cycling in Cape Town on the highway

The M3 in Cape Town running past UCTThe M3 yesterday: smooth as a baby’s cheeks (cyclist not pictured)

Funny article on Boing Boing tonight. There’s been a mini-demonstration in LA with cyclists and rollerbladers riding down the highway, apparently to demonstrate the impracticalities of rush hour commuting in a car. Obviously the traffic was more or less gridlocked (as it is there every… Read the rest of Cycling in Cape Town on the highway

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