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Maria’s Story

Brazil is the only country I’ve bicycle toured so far, where I didn’t feel safe enough to wild camp and it was this reason I arrived at night to an empty campsite in Marataizes; a seaside town 500 km bike ride north of Rio de Janeiro famous for it’s pineapple plantations.  The petrol station I

Happy International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day She Scotland’s Women’s Empowerment Event   To celebrate International Women’s Day we are inspiring the next generation of females to dream BIG …     Event is for young women aged 14 +     Join us Thursday 8th March, 5.30pm – 7.30pm, Out of the Blue, Dalmeny St, Leith    

Full Spec: Ride Novel Trailer for Bicycle

  Full Specification Doggy Ride Novel Dog Trailer Doggy Ride   The Novel’s frame is made of aluminum alloy rather than steel, making the trailer weigh 8-Pound lighter than the Original trailer, stainless steel spokes and hubs, quick release wheels, front padded headrest for your dog, reflective striping for added visibility, back pouch with water

Full Spec: Kibo Bicycle

  Full Specification  The Kibo Bicycle Stanforth Bikes FULL DESCRIPTION FRAME & FORKS – COCKPIT – TRANSMISSION – WHEELS – BRAKES – FINISHINGS – GEOMETRY Frame & Forks Hand built in the UK with lugs. Frame – Reynolds 631, Forks – Reynolds 525 Headset Tange Levin Shifters SunRace R90 LH friction & RH indexed 9 speed Rear Derailleur Shimano Deore XT Front derailleur

The Dark Clouds of Brazil

I’m going to be honest.  It’s not all rosies.  I began cycling Brazil feeling very low.  And that hasn’t changed.  As I pedalled away from Rio de Janeiro’s sunshine, the sky grew dark, the rain storms came and Brazils’ winter weather matched my own inner world.  In a country where I didn’t understand even five