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Cycle Magazine - October / November 2008

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Cycle Magazine - October / November 2008
Cycle Magazine - October / November 2008
In this issue: Biking Mountains – off road touring Scottish Highlands; Afghan rebel; Cheshire Safari ; Anytime Trails MTB trail centres; Shock Tactics – suspension MTBs; Welcome to 2009 – Eurobike & Cycle 2008 shows; Fixed Capital – London fixie fashion; fixed wheel training.
Contents Summary: 
  • 1 Cover & Contents
  • 6 News: CTC-IMBA conference, Redbridge cycling centre, Bikes on Eurostar, Women on wheels, Scottish green travel towns, Event News: Birthday Rides
  • 14 Letters
  • 20 Biking Mountains – off road touring Scottish Highlands – Al Churcher
  • 26 Afghan rebel touring Afghanistan – Rob Liwall
  • 33 Down your Way – Cheshire Safari – Manchester CTC
  • 37 Anytime Trails MTB trail centres – Dan Joyce
  • 40 Shock Tactics – suspension MTBs – Guy Kesteven
  • 48 Welcome to 2009 – Eurobike & Cycle 2008 shows – Chris Juden & Nick Fish
  • 52 Fixed Capital – London fixie fashion – Chris Peck & Debra Rolfe
  • 54 Health – Get your fix – fixed wheel training – Joe Beer
  • 56 Q&A: Chain repair, Chainring guards, Slipped disc, dusting inner tubes, maximum load on a bike, Shortening Sram I-9 cable, Cold setting
  • 62 Gear up! reviews: A-Z London mini street atlas, Shackup bike store, Carradice Carradry for Brompton, Knog Gator LED, Pletscher Multi-Zoom stand, Thorn T20 tool, Irwin 4WR Vise-Grip, Ortlieb camera insert, Arkel XM-45 panniers, Greasebag, Independent hostel guide
  • 68 What’s On
  • 78 Member Benefits
  • 80 CTC Contacts
  • 82 Travellers’ Tales: 900k on the NSCR – North Sea Cycle Route – Cathy & Neil Kay, Canadian Rail Trails – Vancouver Island – Stuart Cook

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