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Anyone feeling a little bored at home 🙋? CWRB is here to help! We've made a few changes to everyone's favourite board game so that it's a little more... bicycle-y. No more collecting properties and trying to get rich - now the aim is to get as many strava segments and QOMs as possible while avoiding injury... and of course those pesky fees for upgrades! Streets = Strava Segments Houses = Top 10 times Hotels = QOMs Jail = Injury Railway Stations = Local Businesses As for Chance and Community Chest Cards... well we've made a few changes to those...

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5 years ago, we found out about Face Juggler. If you haven't heard of it, it's an app where you can swap the faces of people in photos. You can either get them from your photo roll, from the internet, or take one right there and then. One evening, most probably after a few large glasses of vino, I obviously decided to face juggle some famous cyclists (and one politician) to see what happened. I promptly forgot about it until clearing out some space on my phone, and found them there, resolute and gorgeous. Here are the original pics -...

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Thank goodness for the internet. It gave us memes which have the dual benefit of perfectly describing situations that aren't always easy to articulate and passing the time when we're waiting for work to be done so we can go ride bikes. This collection of cycling memes are some of our faves - some are happy, some funny, all of them cycling gold. Enjoy! We've all done it at some point. And if you haven't, you will. Because Marie Kondo told us to make room for things that make us feel joy. That means I really like you, in case...

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In many countries, antiquated laws which have no relevance and in many cases make ZERO sense today, still exist in its legal chronicles. As you would expect, there are many strange ones involving bicycles around the world. Let’s begin today’s lesson in Connecticut USA, where anyone caught riding a bike over 65mph will be ticketed. Miles. Per. Hour. That’s over 100 kilometres an hour. There are only a very small handful of people who have EVER ridden a bicycle over 65mph (un-paced, on flat ground and without assistance). Recent record holders are Sebastiaan Bowier, a 27 year old Dutchmen, who...

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Us cyclists are a funny group! We get up at the crack of dawn, we love a flat white and lycra is an important part of our wardrobe. No matter what you ride or how hard we might try to steer clear of the stereotype, it always seems to catch up with us. So let’s embrace it. Here are 15 signs that you are most definitely a cyclist… Your cycling wardrobe is bigger than your regular wardrobe You are cultivating fine-ass tan lines… and are proud of them Windy days become ‘training opportunities’ You need an entire charging station specifically...

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