Banshee Spitfire 200 Mile Review

200+ Miles in and the Spitfire has lived up to the promises made by modern geometry. Thought I would share my thoughts on this bike and have a wee bike check of the build and how its holding up. To summerise, the frame is amazing and well balanced now the fork is behaving. Starting to…Read more Banshee Spitfire 200 Mile Review

Aspirational Object

As part of my work at the art school I was asked to contribute to a digital Wunderkammer. A Wunderkammer is half way between a small museum and cabinet of curiosities, this German "room of wonders" will be used as a learning exercise for our first year students. I was asked to add two objects,…Read more Aspirational Object

Rewarded

No good deed goes unrewarded, so the saying goes. Some people would warn against emotional attachment to objects, they would say that a bike is simply a tool that serves a function, versatile it may be it is still a just a utilitarian object. I am not one of those people, having spent the long…Read more Rewarded

Got Soul

Going fast on a bike, or in my case, moderately fast requires a few key elements including but not limited to confidence on and in the bike. If your confidence in the bike is shaken either through potential mechanical, the something not feeling right or the dreaded rattle of something that is definitely not right.…Read more Got Soul