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Kirriemuir, Scotland
Club Affiliations: Angus Bike Chain
Audax Ecosse
Member Since: January 2008 5 Year Distance Chart
2022 km Traveled: 8,069
2022 Rank: # 176 of 1,196 riders
(outdoor rides only)
Lifetime Odometer: 393,049 km
click to enlarge 2003 Airborne Zeppelin
Road bike
Description:  Campag Chorus / Centaur triple 30/40/50x12-25. Ambrosio Excellence on Chorus, built by Big Al! Most comfortable bike I've ever had.

2022 Odometer: 3,361.0 km
Lifetime Odometer: 70,134.6 km

2018 Storck Durnario
Road bike

2022 Odometer: 1,760.0 km
Lifetime Odometer: 9,324.6 km

2022 Holdsworth Professional 531
Road bike
Description:  Frame bought second hand to replace Dean winter bike, with the components transferred.

2022 Odometer: 995.0 km
Lifetime Odometer: 995.0 km

click to enlarge 2015 Ribble New Blue
Road bike

2022 Odometer: 666.2 km
Lifetime Odometer: 12,390.2 km

click to enlarge 2010 Kuota Kharma
Road bike

2022 Odometer: 573.1 km
Lifetime Odometer: 19,060.3 km

click to enlarge 2011 Van Nicholas Zephyr
Road bike
Description:  Frame & forks bought to replace Airborne Zeppelin, which has a crack in the weld at the LH chainstay / BB join.

2022 Odometer: 471.8 km
Lifetime Odometer: 21,897.8 km

click to enlarge 1996 Marin Bear Valley SE
XC Mountain bike
Description:  Bought May 1996. Rarely used off road. more a winter bike, general runabout. Converted to drop bars with bar end shifters, compact 34/48 chainset, December 2019. The only original equipment left is the front wheel and the seatpost!

2022 Odometer: 171.7 km
Lifetime Odometer: 18,483.7 km

click to enlarge 2013 On-One Pompino
Fixed Gear Road bike

2022 Odometer: 70.3 km
Lifetime Odometer: 6,799.1 km

click to enlarge 1996 other 653 road
Road bike
Description:  My only custom bike - Joe Waugh: 653 frame, mostly Campag Chorus transmission converted in Sept 2010 to 10sp, 39/50 x 13-26. Still my favourite bike.

Lifetime Odometer: 16,140.3 km

click to enlarge 1992 Ribble SL Fixed
Road bike
Description:  Bought new 1992; Columbus SL, Campag Athena groupset. Covered 33834k on gears before converted to fixed Nov 04. 42x16. Originally "blue marble", resprayed "flamboyant magenta" by Dave Yates in 1996. Forks broke and replaced ca 1998.

Lifetime Odometer: 43,795.8 km

click to enlarge 2015 Dean Tour Ace
Touring Road bike
Description:  Restored 531ST frame donated by a friend. Built up Dec 2015 as a winter bike, possible tourer. Died December 2021 RIP.

Lifetime Odometer: 15,155.6 km
No planned events for 2022

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