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  • Sounds like an underlying medical problem, but it's actually All The Gear All The Time which, in this tropical weather is easier said than done. I haven't yet reduced myself to flip-flops, tee-shirt and shorts when on the bike, but it's a common sight around here.

    Jeans, tee-shirt, boots and protective jacket at all times for me, even if it's a little uncomfortable. I leave the gloves off though, which is my only concession, depending on the journey.

  • Sounds like an underlying medical problem, but it's actually All The Gear All The Time which, in this tropical weather is easier said than done. I haven't yet reduced myself to flip-flops, tee-shirt and shorts when on the bike, but it's a common sight around here.

    Jeans, tee-shirt, boots and protective jacket at all times for me, even if it's a little uncomfortable. I leave the gloves off though, which is my only concession, depending on the journey.

    It's a pretty simple equation: reach down, press hard, and run your fingers across the asphalt. Then imagine your shorts-and-tee-shirted body, and your flipflopped feet doing the same at 100km/hr.