Updates From The Shop

20 August 2014

Musings on life when things take an unexpected turn. This may be quite long, but it tells the full story of the crash and where my recovery has gotten too – read on if you have time and...

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4 August 2014

Three weeks on from the crash and two weeks since leaving the hospital – the healing process feels very slow but I think looking at the bigger picture I am making some progress. I am on a lot of heavy duty pain...

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24 July 2014

Injury update: It seems amazing that it was only a week ago that I was in the ICU, on a lot of oxygen and fighting for breath. Fortunately I made it through that crisis without needing further intervention, and...

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20 July 2014

A week on from the crash, I am still in hospital, but out of intensive care – which means I am on less narcotics, can think a little more clearly, and so am finally able to reach out to say thanks to everyone for...

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9 July 2014

When I first started building under my own name back in 2008, I asked Misha what color she thought would look good for a frame, and she suggested baby blue. I found a powdercoat called ‘baby blue...

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6 July 2014

Ah, bike racing….. you can do everything right all day, then just mess it up at the end – my mistake yesterday I’m glad to say wasn’t as dramatic as Mark Cavendish at the Tour, but I had the...

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3 July 2014

Stems! I finally put some time into my stem jig to make the process easier – and then built two custom stems. One is to match an upcoming frameset build, the other a custom build for a cyclocross bike,...

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