Author Archives: BargoSal

About BargoSal

Keen cyclist, my aim is to get bums on seats, work with council to improve cycling infrastructure and driver awareness. I am also a website designer.

Why Do You LOVE Cycling?

I Love cycling because….: I’m trying to get to the nitty-gritty of what cycling does for YOU. Is it just a good form of exercise, or is there more to it? What is it that makes people so passionate about … Continue reading

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How to Discourage Cars Parking in Bike Lanes

This mayor is very serious about cycling in his city! Tweeted by @BicyclingMag

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Paul & Charlie Farren’s Vintage Bicycle Collection

From: ABCs “The Collectors”  – Early Bikes 29 May 2009 via Melbourne Cyclist Paul Farren says he and his wife Charlie probably have 85% of the pre -1900s bicycles in Australia, and all under one roof. Thirty years of hunting … Continue reading

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Danny MacAskill Rides Edinburgh

I love this video: Filmed over the period of a few months in and around Edinburgh by Dave Sowerby, this video of Inspired Bicycles team rider Danny MacAskill (more info at www.dannymacaskill.com) features probably the best collection of street/street trials … Continue reading

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Sean Burns HQ!

Don’t try this at home! Sean Burns (ANTHEM II)-(NEW!!!) HQ! via@Treadlie

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KIDS WHO WALK OR RIDE TO SCHOOL ARE ON TRACK TO BETTER HEALTH

Released 9/4/2010 Children who walk or ride to school are more physically active in their day-to-day activities around their neighbourhood than those children who are driven to school, a new study finds. The study, undertaken for VicHealth by the Australian … Continue reading

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Do Silly Helmets Stop Magpie Attack?

With spring on it’s way, this post unfortunately will be relevant to many of us. Recently a BARBUG member was attacked by a very determined maggie. Twice he swooped, forcefully hitting her helmet. On the third attempt he penetrated the … Continue reading

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Dear Loyal Followers On 11th June the company which I used to host this blog, as well as many other websites, was hacked. All of the servers were badly compromised. In all 48,000 websites were lost. As soon as I … Continue reading

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Ride To Work Day – 12th October

Ride To Work With BARBUG and The Wollondilly Health Centre When: Wednesday 12th October at 8:am Where: Wollondilly Health Centre: 15 Harper Close Tahmoor Meet at 7:45 for an 8:am start. We will join the staff from the health centre … Continue reading

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What My Bike Sees

This is a self-indulgent category that I can use to post photos of things I see out cycling that I think are worthy, interesting, funny, weird or beautiful. Of course I welcome comments or photos of things your bike sees … Continue reading

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