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We are the Keepers of the Cog. In so being, we also maintain the sacred text wherein lie the simple truths of cycling etiquette known as The Rules. It is in our trust to maintain and endorse this list.The Rules lie at the beginning of The Path to La Vie Velominatus, not at the end; learning to balance them against one another and to welcome them...

@chezzie's posts:

  1. @Deakus @Rob Thanks. It’s always fun when you have to shovel the drive/parking area clear of snow before you can get the garage open to get the bike out. I did get some crazy looks. »

  2. Pardon another question, can commuting rides qualify for rule 9? »

  3. @sthilzy Noted »

There is something supremely Fantastic about a precisely manicured set of sunglasses, particularly when they’re not being used for their intended purpose. Certainly, there are times when circumstance offer no alternative but to actually look through them, but for the most part, it’s a bit pedestrian to use sunglasses for seeing through...

@chezzie's posts:

  1. My current set of cycling eyewear is photosensitive, so covers all possibilities from pitch black (before dawn) to sunny days with the snow here.  I’m happy with that, but they do sometimes go in the helmet on a climb. D. »

We are the Keepers of the Cog. In so being, we also maintain the sacred text wherein lie the simple truths of cycling etiquette known as The Rules. It is in our trust to maintain and endorse this list.The Rules lie at the beginning of The Path to La Vie Velominatus, not at the end; learning to balance them against one another and to welcome them...

@chezzie's posts:

  1. @ChrisO, @sthilzy Diolch. That clears a few things up :) »

  2. @itburns Pardon my ignorance, but what precisely is a KOM? »

  3. @Chris I shall learn that lesson then! I agree with the basic maintenance stuff.  The only reason I was in there was to get the winter tyres sorted out, I wasn’t sure which one of the spiked tyres would fit.  The charge was extortionate and I decline… »

  4. Oops, sorry that was a *lot* more quoted than I meant to, can I edit it? Cheers David »

  5. @scaler911 @Deakus @VeloVita Thanks. My commuter/cum road bike that is currently in another country from me is riding on a pair of wheels that I built a while ago (when I had some time to have someone teach me how to do it).  Currently I’m on a … »

  6. @Deakus I’ll try and do that, another question is learning to do the wrenching yourself an acceptable alternative too? »

  7. I have a quick question – which I hope will be answered despite my many rules failings (for I am just starting on this journey). Re Rule #58 is it acceptable to boycott said LBS if they’ve swapped the presta valved inner tubes on my bike to dunlop ones? … »