The entryway features a print by Gabrijela Polic from Penny Farthing Design House above an Indian chest from LuMu Interiors, Balmain. Photo: Sydney Morning Herald, 1 month ago
The humble two-wheeler is a miracle of engineering. But just how did we get from the Penny Farthing to Kevlar tyres? The evolution of the bicycle is a glorious story of serendipity and ingenuity. It didn't just require technological advances and ...PhysOrg.com, 1 week ago
In 1887 Karl Kron published Thousand Miles on a Bicycle thanks to book pledges from cyclists as he pedalled his penny farthing around America. In 2013, Carlton Reid used crowdfunding website Kickstarter to do much the same thing. Roads Were Not ...Environmental Transport Association, 3 weeks ago
Explore a mining-themed amusement park on a penny-farthing; ride a hissing roller coaster named the Cobra; and splash about at a coastline attraction with the highest waterslide in the southern hemispherethe KamikazeSouth African Tourism, 1 month ago
Only crazy people will buy this bike, says designer of multi-angle recumbent penny-farthing thing. Only crazy people will buy this bike, admitted Che Jing at Eurobike. He's the CEO of IDSG Engineering of Singapore, and co-designer of the MC2 ...Bike Biz, 1 month ago
The CTC has described the Government's Cycling and Walking Delivery Plan , which was launched last week, as a " derisory plan, not a delivery plan ". CTC says that the fact that the plan was launched just minutes before the scheduled start of a ...Road Safety GB, 8 hours ago Why Cycling is Great for Everyone - Not Just Cyclists NDTV, 4 days ago Government's cycling strategy blasted as derisory Localgov.co.uk, 4 days ago New cycling plan seen as 'derisory' BBC, 5 days ago
Monday, 20 October, 2014 More than 200 people attended Robert Gordon University's (RGU) first Healthy University Fayre at Garthdee this autumn. RGU Principal, Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski , opened the free Fit for the Future Fayre which ...Robert Gordon University, 1 day ago
The first known appearance of the concept of a bicycle in literature or sketch appears in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci's pupil, Salai, back in the late 1400s discovered only recently. This is often debated though — some believe Da Vinci himself ...ENCA, 4 days ago The evolution of the motorbike: the beginnings of the burgeoning bicycle Memeburn.com, 6 days ago
Guides Beginner's guide to sea kayaking In calm conditions sea kayaking looks like a breeze, but when things get rough you need to know what you're doing.
"We can teach people the principles of sea kayaking under a blue sky, and it'll be fun and they will learn some valuable skills," says Rohan Klopfer, sea kayak instructor and bossman at East Coast Kayaking in Sandringham. "But when the bay is like a ...Australian Geographic, 5 days ago
Today's media landscape is a funny old thing. I know I sound ancient saying this, but when I started in magazines, few had websites, iPads were the stuff of science fiction, and social media was just some nerd's teenage dream. (Seriously, MySpace ...GQ.com.au, 5 days ago
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