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A thousand words

Posted in General by brettok on January 31, 2010


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Light hands make bike work

Posted in General, Riding by brettok on January 24, 2010


They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Ah, I’ve been called worse.

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Face the pain

Posted in General, Icons, Racing, Road by brettok on January 17, 2010


THOUGH THEY STAND STILL, THE RACE, IN THIS MOMENT, SEEMS TO CONTINUE ON THEIR FACES. 

In his series The Peloton, photographer Timm Kolln has not only captured that sentiment on film, but also with those words.

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More than skin deep

Posted in General by brettok on January 10, 2010


The bicycle is undoubtedly a thing of beauty.  Or is it just me?  No, I’m right to appreciate its lines, like I appreciate the curves of a beautiful woman. Ok, it’s getting weird now.  Photographing a bike when you’re not riding one is, well, it’s normal, isn’t it?  

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New Year’s Revolution

Posted in General, Racing, Riding by brettok on January 1, 2010


Sometimes, you’ve got to do things that you don’t really want to, but need to.  Like riding the trainer.  A couple of ordinary days weather-wise after Christmas necessitated this bugbear, but a man’s gotta do what a man’s gotta do. Why do I gotta do it?

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