The Bikes

For the bike geeks here’s what we’re riding:


Frame: Pearson’s  ‘I may be some time’ (Reynolds 631 steel tubing)

Rims: Mavic A319, 36 spokes, re-enforced, hand built

Hubs: Hope Pro III

Tyres:  Schwalbe Marathon

Saddle: Brooks B17

Handlebars: Conventional drops with bar-end shifters and mini tri-bars

Pannier racks: Blackburn Expedition 2

Pedals: SPD

Everything else: Shimano Deore

Kindly built by James Thomas of Pearson’s Cycles in Sutton, UK.