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Choice, or the perception of it, is one of the most powerful forces on Earth. The great secret lies in the locus of control, which suggests that if given the perception of a choice we will be more willing to endure hardship or suffering. We’ll suffer even for the promise of a future intangible reward so long as we feel we have a choice...

@Velocipede's posts:

  1. @Mikael Liddy  “if that’s crazy, I don’t want to be sane” A-Merckx to that »

The Bike. It is the central tool in pursuit of our craft. A Velominatus meticulously maintains their bicycles and adorns them with the essential, yet minimal, accoutrement. The Rules specify the principles of good taste in configuration and setup of our machines, but within those principles lies almost infinite room for personal taste.It seems in s...

@Velocipede's posts:

  1. @G’rilla  also worth inspecting the Praxis Works BB conversion. The unique collet stops any nasty creaking or walking and it’s got external bearings. http://praxiscycles.com/conversion-bb/ »

Ok all you roadies, listen up. You’re not gonna like what I’m about to tell you, but it’s the truth. And sometimes, the truth hurts. You ready?Road cycling owes a lot to mountain biking. Continue reading...

@Velocipede's posts:

  1. @G’rilla.   http://praxiscycles.com/conversion-bb/ If you’re running Shimano Hollowtech 24mm this is worth a look »