Cam MTB - the Cambridge Mountain Bikers' Forum

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DISCLAIMER. MOUNTAIN BIKING CAN BE DANGEROUS. YOU JOIN US AT YOUR OWN RISK.

SAFETY BRIEFING.

  • Wear a helmet. Despite recent advances in medical science, brains still cannot be mended nor replaced.
  • Wear gloves or mitts. Hands often hit the ground first. Cuts and grazes invite infection and a hospital visit.
  • Wear eye protection, it only takes a twig or thorn to lose an eye. Crud catchers are a good idea in mucky weather.
  • When downhilling, for your own protection, allow plenty of space behind the rider in front.
  • Bring a bare minimum emergency tool kit and a spare inner tube.
  • Breakdowns are a bore. Plan not to have any by ensuring your bike is in perfect working order.
  • Punctures are also tedious. You can minimise them by fitting latex tubes, slime tubes or running tubeless tyres.

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The Lord Byron anyone?

Anyone else fancy a gentle pootle around the countryside this evening?

Re: The Lord Byron anyone?

Not out tonight. Her Ladyship has work visitors again, so it's stuffed duck for her while me and the boy fight the bantams for any scraps!
Did I mention how quiet it is at home...........

Re: The Lord Byron anyone?

Sadly I bust up my bike at the Winter Series, gotta get a new mech ....

Not having much luck at the moment!

Re: The Lord Byron anyone?

Hi Paul.

Yep, I am out tonight.