Monthly Archives: December 2013

Are there more women’s bikes around Newcastle?

I love this pink Bella Ciao, a one of a kind in Newcastle! Its owner says she gets lots of comments on it. I especially like that it has so many ways to carry things: basket, floral panniers and a … Continue reading

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iPhone Tigra Bike Console Waterproof Bike Mount: product review

I’d noticed iPhone mounts on bikes, giving them a high tech look and providing a much easier way of using the phone while riding, so when I was offered this one for review, I happily accepted the offer. The mount … Continue reading

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Helmets and mandatory helmet laws

Now we are right into summer, I have stopped wearing my helmet on ┬áreally hot days. It makes riding very uncomfortable when I can’t take advantage of the cooling breeze around my head. I am not the only one. Even … Continue reading

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Eskateboards and etrikewheelchairs

I was stunned to see this sight at Bar Beach today – an eskateboard! This is a steepish slope and at first it didn’t register with me that the kid in front was skating effortlessly UP the hill! See his … Continue reading

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