Archive for July, 2013

We keen cyclists all love our bicycles built for one but we are not keen to share them with total strangers. In the first week of the 100th Tour de France, Swedish police were on the hunt for a Dʒæk the Ripper who either dislikes bicycles built for one a lot or likes them a little too much. The Stuff story under the heading “Man caught having sex with bike”* didn’t say if the velocipede in question was the town bike, a recreational bone-shaker, a knobbly mountain bike, a stripped down racing model, a penny farthing or a unicycle….


…As a cricket fan (and occasional geriatric player for the New Zealand Rotary team) I’m sorry to say that, in terms of suitability, commercial short format games at Hagley Oval are just not cricket…