Monday morning, a special funeral procession, with great applause from neighbors, went from Mariahout to the funeral home De Groof in Beek en Donk. Mrs. Diny Verhoeven – Brouwers was brought to the funeral by her husband with a mourning-bicycle. This was supervised by cycling club Bloed Zweet en Tranen / De Bosduvels and familyContinue reading “My condoleances and respect for this cyclist.”
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Cycling home after the nightshift
Too bad I didn’t have my camera with me … the “photos” of the phone will have to do it … It was a beautiful sunrise! How much money would an average person want to spend to experience this beautiful sunset while cycling in a comfortable velomobile? I earned that money this morning on topContinue reading “Cycling home after the nightshift”
35 years ago …
The most recent edition of Ligfiets& is on our kitchen table again. It is nice to read the article in which it is recalled that the association was established 35 years ago. A nice photo of a number of people who took the lead at the start of the Dutch recumbent culture.It reminds me ofContinue reading “35 years ago …”
how recumbent-riders help each other …
Today I have experienced that there are still good honest and nice cyclists in the world …
John started his business …
10 years ago I made this simple video with a small camera …. in those days the quality was not too bad Now we are used to such high standards, that this old video is of poor quality when some crazy president decides to use a EMP-bomb …. the bicycles and the velomobiles inContinue reading “old video”
keep it simple
I’ll have to try this ….
a new cycling blog …
… for keeping stuff organized. All about my cycling will be mentioned at wimharwigcycling . So if you’re only interested in cycling stuff …. change you’re settings 😉
Bilenky Cycle Works
I liked this short portrait of Stephen Bilenky ….. I don’t mean the culture of bearded old man or the craftsmanship of building bicycle-frames ….. I mean the way this vimeo-portrait was made …. as simple and beautiful as the bicycle frames and with the same sort of craftsmanship. maybe Le Cadre Frameworks will be portrayed thisContinue reading “Bilenky Cycle Works”
please, be rational …
Yehuda Moon ! Please read these bicycle comics; they’re the best (although only cyclist will recognize the humor) …….. 😉
grow bicycles …..
Never seen something so stupid before ….
… it looks like attempted murder to me. It is situated in Gent St Lievenspoort. All cyclists have green, but the motorists are not aware of it because they don’t see the traffic light (which is only meant for the cyclists). The Cyclists’ Union is complaining, but without success and hopes to make things clear withContinue reading “Never seen something so stupid before ….”
…. that this kind of blogs have readers on Blogger. It’s called Spare The Road, and it hates cyclist. Take a short look and realize that these people actually are sharing your road ! So be prepared and ride defensive ….
This will work in the Dutch snow as well as in the Seattle snow … 😉 I always have some of those zip ties in my velomobile and only my rear tire will need some of them ….. via Seattle Snowpocalypse.