Tag Archives: Raleigh Burner

I hope you’re getting a bike for Christmas

Do children still get bikes for Christmas? I hope so. Christmas and birthday, the two times of the year when a child can ask for a bicycle and have a better than usual chance of getting one. But I think … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Gift ideas | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Return of the classic Selle Royal Aeroyal saddle

If you’re a bike rider of a certain age, then this saddle is part of your youth. The Selle Royal Aeroyal saddle was what you stuck on your BMX to replace the saddle it came with. In my case it … Continue reading

Posted in BMX, Components, Retro | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Robert Millar is the coolest British rider ever

Rober Millar isn’t just Great Britain’s best climber and Grand tour finisher, he’s where my love of road cycling springs from and an inimitable icon. The piece below has been doing the rounds of cycling fora over the last couple … Continue reading

Posted in Bikes, Clothing, Professional, Video | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment