Ride your folding bike like it has another life

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Rider with his folding bike outside entrance to the train station

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – Repurpose your folding bike to another style

“I have been riding since I was a kid and used to be a mountain bike rider, so I suppose going up and down over the curbs and riding this way, I have a skill set I am not really conscious of when I ride. I am a bit faster than most people, I guess, who ride a Continue reading

Let the wind open a space for you

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Bromp[ton rider eating energy bar after the 50km Brussels Tour

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – Brompton rider enjoying the extra earned carbs after the race.

“It was really windy on the canal but it was a lot better in the second half. The people spread out and there was more space.” Continue reading

The quick convenience of the folding bike

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Man w Brompton folding bike

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – A folding bike makes city bike stresses far easier

“I am still glad to have a foldable n the city. Brussels is steep and has a few hills and sometimes I am too lazy to go up and I take a tram or metro to go up. Otherwise I would need a regular bike. Then my wide wants to live back outside and she keeps telling me to buy an electric bike. If I have to do 15 to 20 kilometres a day, I would not mind. It is like having wind at your back all the time.” Continue reading