Cyclists being confronted by verbal abuse or being the subject of actual violence has been in the news a lot lately. Following on from the Bexley assault that was caught on camera a month ago, another video has popped up on cycling forums, twitter and is now getting coverage via national media.
A new tourism concept which promotes sustainable and green credentials could be the answer to promoting increased cycle tourism in countries where there are no city-wide cycle hire schemes.
Rapha, a brand loved by many a cyclist, well rich ones anyway, has teamed up with an Italian coffee expresso maker to market a Rapha branded espresso machine.
We all know the Dutch do things differently when it comes to cycling infrastructure. So it is no surprise that when they do a cycle hubs/cycle centre they do it with such elegance that it makes anything the UK do look positively third world.
We like innovation and gadgetry stuff here at Going Going Bike and of course the odd when it comes to stuff bike related.
With one week until bike week things are as busy as ever in GGB HQ. But fortunately for you lot, we have once again come up trumps with another fantastic item for our Sprint Auction.
I know we keep harping on about it but we like nothing more than making life hard for those b****** bike thieves.
Now the Royal Wedding is over, the usual souvenir tat (mostly those commemorative plates that your aunty buys) that is associated with such events is now half price in stores. These items may become collectible pieces in time, though knitting your own Royal Wedding does sound a bit creepy.
With the bank holiday break sadly over GGB HQ is still very much in holiday mode. So we thought that it would be a good idea to bring you a nice break from the wonderful Bikers Delight to help maintain that summer feeling.