For those of you who aren't au fait with cheap sci fi UK comedy from 25 years ago, you might have a bit of research to do to discover the provenance of this post title 🙂 For the past few months I've been trialling a new setup on the CHR. Last year was all about … Continue reading Transmogrification Complete
First ride of the year in shorts. The CHR is now sporting Salsa Woodchippers - plenty space to hang cameras off the side! Got stopped by horses coming into Clovenfords, they tend to get freaked out by recumbents so you have to go real easy. I then dropped a bottle off the back of the … Continue reading Ride Video – Innerleithen Loop on the CHR
A week off work in clear blue skies but unseasonably cold weather for mid April.
Fully slamming the CHR for maximum aero gains
Going full gas on the M5 CHR
My longest ride to date, covering 202 miles.
An update to my CHR sees the installation of a very nice lightweight lifting tiller sourced from RBR in the States.
I eventually became fed up having to mash up really steep hills at a low RPM on the CHR. While it's doable, it's not pleasant, particularly if you're tired. And I've been tired a lot recently - still having ongoing health issues with my breathing and I've had to back off the intensity quite considerably. … Continue reading M5 CHR – Mountain Killer
Summer in Scotland. What can I say! A 65 mile loop round the Borders, taking in the Ettrick Valley and 4 decent climbs. The camera died half way round as I was starting the ascent from Tushielaw. Weather wasn't great but it was nevertheless a lovely morning ride. I need to get a better camera. … Continue reading Ride Video – Wet and Misty on the M5 CHR
A follow up on my experiences with the M5 CHR a year down the line.