crankpunk’s first proper bike features on GCN

Well it's not actually my bike, it's Stephen Roche's, but it is exactly the same, down to the groupset and even the saddle, that I had when I was 17 - my first proper, proper bike. Every penny of pocket money I had went into this machine. That I sold it for 400 quid to … Continue reading crankpunk’s first proper bike features on GCN

getting on – it’s all downhill from here

by Cam Whiting, the man behind CyclingIQ. are you edging beyond your summer? creeping like gathering moss into mid-autumn? if so, you may want to look away now...   There’s no point in trying to kid yourself. Even if you’re still fitter than the average hairy-legged newbie pack fodder, you peaked some years ago - … Continue reading getting on – it’s all downhill from here

cyclocross nostalgia

if you've been following crankpunk since its inception one whole, very long week ago, you may be mistaken for thinking that i'm a very cranky punk indeed, with not much better to do than set about kicking a 'once-great' man when he's down, but actually i do have a soft center, somewhere, and am a … Continue reading cyclocross nostalgia