There are many inspiring quotes about travel, and about cycling. The two lists below are some of my favourites.
Like any new cycle tourist, Catherine Pringle quickly begins to obsess about the detail of long-distance travel by bicycle.
On her first day in France she begins to codify her experience into her own laws of cycle touring. It’s the only way she can make sense of what’s happening to her as she struggles through a heavy rain squall around the Baie de Morlaix. This first 25 kilometres provides her with both rule 1 and rule 2.
When the action described in Peloton of Two had ended, Catherine’s list of ‘laws’ has grown to include eleven rules, plus a final golden rule.
Catherine Pringle, the protagonist in Peloton of Two, has been commissioned to write a series of confessional journalism articles and blog posts describing her journey around France. The post below is the first entry in her blog. It explains why she is going to France on a tandem and what she feels like after her first ever day of cycling.
Hello and welcome to my new online home. In this first post, I ‘d like to describe how the site is structured and where to find information. [Read more…]
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