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We went back to Islay for a few days, staying in Bowmore this time. Great food, the best whisky in the world and fantastic beaches.
Posted Mon 30 Oct, 2017, 20:11
My 1600km journey through France on the 2017 French Divide with 100 other riders, starting at Dunkirk and aiming to finish in the Basque country.
Posted Fri 18 Aug, 2017, 08:44
Photos from a very hot day riding 46 miles to Thripti at 3000 feet in the eastern mountains of Crete.
Posted Mon 31 Jul, 2017, 10:31
With a rebuilt bike, a full day free at the weekend and a multi-day event coming up, I needed to do a long training ride from my home in Glasgow. This was the ride. 80 miles in total.
Posted Tue 04 Jul, 2017, 09:56
Photos from my 80 mile round trip bike ride around Ben Lomond. The photos are distinctly lo-res compared to previous albums due to switching to a new light-weight 2MP camera.
Posted Tue 04 Jul, 2017, 08:55
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I live in Scotland, work as a software developer and enjoy mountain biking (and anything else outdoors). This is my online home where I share photos and blog about stuff that interests me. More here.

I am the author of dio and triki software.

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Great article by John Lanchester on misanthropic tendancies of Facebook in Sunday Times this week (and in LRB https://www.lrb.co.uk/v39/n16/john-lanchester/you-are-the-product) #facebook
Posted Mon 30 Oct, 2017, 09:11
Almost 1000 miles of #mtb madness through France on the #frenchdivide https://www.donaldmcintosh.net/bike/frenchdivide
Posted Thu 21 Sep, 2017, 19:56
Doing the French Divide in a few weeks. Well, starting it. I chose this exact same setup - Anker Solar + Wahoo - good sign! http://www.bikepacking.com/gear/anker-powerport-solar-review/
Posted Thu 15 Jun, 2017, 10:05