Review of Nemo Obi 2P Lightweight Tent

Update: Having now completed my cycle through North and Central America, I figured it’s time for an update on how the tent fared over the 8 months. Looking back at…

Review: Icebreaker Leggings

  Well, what is there to say about a pair of black leggings? Pretty standard stuff. Black. Leggings. Nuff said? But these are not just any black leggings… these are…

Review: Icebreaker Tech Top

My first impression, before I’d even got the new Icebreaker top out of the cellophane packaging was, ‘Wow! That’s bright!’. I have the cranberry colour top. Pink isn’t usually my…

Review: MSR Pocket Rocket

Update This stove has been used extensively over the last eight months on my cycle from Canada to central America. I just wanted to say that this stove has worked…

Bike Review after 25,000km

I’ve just written a detailed review of how my Thorn Raven Tour (with Rohloff hub) held up during the 25,000km Take On Africa bike ride. Take On Africa – Bike…

Clothing Review

These reviews are of the clothes I used during the 25,000km Take On Africa bike ride to Cape Town. Keen shoes – Targhee II I just love Keen shoes! These lasted…

Camping on the Niger River

Camping Equipment Review

The following is a review of the main items camping equipment I used during my 25,000km Take On Africa bike ride to Cape Town. Tent – MSR Hubba Hubba This…