Sunday, March 13, 2011

On yer bike!!



I got my bike back from the shop yesterday. I haven't ridden her in just over 2 years; 3 months before Little Miss A was born was the last time she saw the light of day.



Today was her first outing - a ride early this morning to a cafe for some yummy pastries to celebrate her re-launch.



I took these photos after my 1 hour 5km journey, and a shower - I was absolutely exhausted and felt sick from the exercise.



I didn't realise that on the way back home the road was on a gradual slop and the wind decided to swing around and push me backwards and sideways.

But she is a little beauty and I'm off to do the same trip tomorrow, weather permitting - I could do with another almond croissant, Oh...and the exercise.

I took these photos with my Zumi 2, they are looking a little grainy so next time I'll increase the resolution. Still experimenting with my little toy.

4 comments:

  1. Such a pretty bike! I have totally given up on bike riding now I live on top of a hill and many many kms from work! But once I am back in biking distance - a schwinn might be on the agenda. Is it light enough for city riding?

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  2. Hi Rebecca,
    Yes the Schwinn is pretty good for inner city commuting, don't let my lack of stamina disway you from considering one ^U^ It's lots of fun.

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  3. Great ride :) and you are looking lovely yourself too!

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