Remember we might well get washed away with rain but we do not normally have to many snowy or icy days.
on rare days the sun shines as well and it's then i normally ride.
As a younger man i commuted 30 miles a day come rain, snow ice or fog. No heated grips and just normal non waterproof leather clothing.
But i have bad memories of not being able to get off the bike some days because my knees would not move and i could not feel my feet or hands :sad:
but then i blame this for my bad knees, hands and feet these days i am sure there is only so many times you can freeze these bits
Made a few lockdown purchases to busy my hands while I'm on lockdown.
So far I have added;
Rim stickers by spinningstickers.com
Evotech radiator guard (not pictured)
Barkbusters aero gt handguards
Powerparts GPS bracket
R&G crash bars (holding my Oxford alarmed dlocks)
R&G axle sliders
For all the non-Kiwis on this forum, you might be interested in what it's like to ride in NZ as I've uploaded a whole load of photos of a recent 2000 km short tour to my blog with a bit of narrative.
There's nothing like NZ's south island for touring by bike but some mates and I were due to...
Hey guys! :smile_big:
Just came back from an unscheduled trip through a couple of countries in Europe (The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland and Germany). Did about 4000 km on this one trip and had the best time of my life, so I thought I would go ahead and share it, maybe...