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Bonkers tall bikes
« on: April 28, 2020, 09:31:49 pm »
Came across this on the estimable Boneshaker mag pages via That Emily Chappell's blog:

https://boneshakermag.com/tall-bikes-will-save-world/


Scroll down and watch the vid.  Life affirming.
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Re: Bonkers tall bikes
« Reply #1 on: April 29, 2020, 09:12:42 am »
Colin Furze decided to pitch one as a social distancing bike: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZFDNR9V5Nc
These guys have it all wrong - they don't work as social distancing bikes if everyone has them! ;)

Re: Bonkers tall bikes
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2020, 09:32:35 am »
My favourite is the upstairs-downstairs tandem, and that very impressive father and son running jump mounting sequence.  V. cool.
They laughed when I said I was going to be a stand-up comedian. They're not laughing now.

Re: Bonkers tall bikes
« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2020, 10:21:09 am »
Colin Furze decided to pitch one as a social distancing bike: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZFDNR9V5Nc
These guys have it all wrong - they don't work as social distancing bikes if everyone has them! ;)

It's an old video - I posted on the 'Great videos' thread a few years ago.
If it ain't broke, fix it 'til it is...

Re: Bonkers tall bikes
« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2020, 12:58:34 pm »
Ach WJ, so it is, as a quick YouTube search now shows me.  Oh well, I'm only 3 years behind the curve this time...  Worth revisiting though ┬┐no?
They laughed when I said I was going to be a stand-up comedian. They're not laughing now.