Got protection?

Carbon Addiction wishes to remind readers to always practise safe riding by wearing a helmet. Even when your mind is on, ahem, other things as you double someone on the pavé…

Aren’t you scared?

Like most road cyclists, non-riders often ask me, “aren’t you scared?” To which I always respond, “aren’t you?” The usual reaction at this point is one of puzzlement, until I complete the sentence, “…of stress, mental illness, heart disease, diabetes, obesity and generally feeling shit-house?” Oh. Whilst it’s undeniable road cycling has its share of … More Aren’t you scared?