I bought a few meters retroreflection tape and used it to show my logo on the Quest. I got the best quality of this tape at a boat shop in Middelburg ( Boone ). Now I am curious if there still will be guys saying ; “Sorry Mate, I Didn’t See You ” ……… TheContinue reading “retroreflection”
A young German guy visited us. He took his bicycle with him. Not the way as Germans usually do, with their bicycles on the top of a large car,………. No, he did it by actually pedalling ! And not as usual, by crossing the German-Dutch boarder,……….. no he first cycled to China, through Australia andContinue reading “40.000 km.”
I can’t read this blog (Japan or China) , but there are some nice old Dutch promo videos about Gazelle in 1925. have a look,
In the end the old lady says; “next time we’ll take our bikes ……….”
I made a short video-impression of the European Championships Rowingbike 2008, which was held for the 10-th time at Neeltje Jans.
He’s back !
Next weekend the European Championship for Rowingbikes is being held on Neeltje Jans. Maybe see you there ? The next video is made on Crete though and shows that climbing is not difficult to do with a rowing bike !
Band Travels On Bicycles And Uses Bikes To Generate Electricity For All Performances! And they’re going on World Tour. See all the details on their website , their Space, or their blog. I like the next song; Dick Cheney (needs more love)
Yesterday I went to Goes, from where the Ride for the Roses was organised. 14,000 riders were joining this ride, and about 9000 of them did 100 kilometers. There were just 2 velomobiles. Pieter used his Alleweder A3 V24 and I was there with my Quest. Some guys do a pre-ride ; this year theyContinue reading “Ride for the Roses”
Steve Roy is a Canadian couch surfer who surfed our place when he passed Vlissingen during his cycling trip from Brussels to Rotterdam. He was “well equipped” and had to move a lot of unnecessary stuff ( in my opinion ).
A video in 4 parts on YouTube which shows the cultural situation for bikers in a “modern democratic country” like the United States of America. PART 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4
I always wondered how they made the wonderful video-shots of the fixed gear bicycles. Now I know ……. they use a skate board 🙂
I made a short video of Cycle Vision which was being held last weekend. The results are shown here. I will dump the rest of all the material as a sort of camcorder-dump at google in parts, because it allows maximum only 10 minutes per video. But this dump will take some time….
EuroQuest was travelling from Rotterdam to Belgium and asked us if it was possible to stay a night at our place. Of course , for a Quest rider we just make it possible ! For all details, take a look at his wonderful homepage :http://www.klokkenluiders.nl/euroquest/index.php?page=20080622.htm
I think this video from reuters shows perfectly the newest ideas about the coming “modern world” and how to be prepared for it. Have a look :