Posts Tagged ‘brighton’

London to Brighton

Sunday, June 21st, 2009

Soph at Turners Hill Following the chain breaking incident last night, which shock me up a little, we had an early start getting up at 5:30am. We cycled down the A3 to Clapham Common for the 6:30 start with a brief stop at Evans cycles to pick up a new chain, as I did not trust my bodge. The chain had a “easy link” which is designed to be easy to use however after 10 min of trying to get it to link correctly I asked one of the mechanics to try and fit it, I am glad to say he had more trouble than me.  I eventually managed it and we made it to the start on time. (more…)

London to Brighton tomorrow

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

Well we are ready for the off tomorrow but it would not be a ride without a small amount of drama.
Whilst riding to Andrew and Lauras this evening in London my chain snapped in a slightly dodge bit of Clapham. A swift bit of bodgeing ensued. Anyway I should at least make it to the start.