Laurens van Rooijen


Travelling here and there on the quest to find the latest bicycle parts and news. Tweets in GBR, GER and NED depending on issue at hand.

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Thursday Night, Pt II: Live in Concert at #GasthofZumWidder, me watching in muddy bikewear&shorts, haha.

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Thursday Night, Pt I: A muddy, sometimes adventurous nightride on my #Jackal to test some brakes.

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Yesterday's dinner. Diameter of the plate is a bit over 10 inches, and I ate it all - must have been hungry.

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Pic taken in November 2011 at #ShidaNightmarket in #Taipei. They know the King of Beers in #Taiwan, too. #Duvel

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And the morning after - city bike of one of my neighbours, my babies aka bikes spend the nights inside the house.

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Yesterday night at 1pm on my way back from #GasthofzumWidder in #Winterthur - gusty wind and lots of snow.

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My favorite pic of a factory, taken in March 2012 in Taichung area: Industry meets rice farming. #Taiwan

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Testing menu of the next 3 days in Switzerland's Ticino region: 26 inchers, 29ers and six (!) 650B full-sussers.

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As has already discovered, my report on 's X-Project shoes is online at

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I'm not too fat for racey lycra outfits, but I really hate to wear and ride in that kinky stuff... #humiliation

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Does 's X Project shoe deliver? You bet it does, efficient both on and off the bike!

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Cycling offers such a variety - but have a look yourself. Explanations on the pics in German at

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Fat cats, separated at birth: Donald Trump and Hein Verbruggen.

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No Instagram-artsyfartsy bullshit. Just the magic of water, fog and the rising sun at Lake Zurich. Cam: Fuji X10.

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Alright, just picked up my new glasses with a fair amount of prescription added to them. Fit like a glove!

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Looks like I'm set & ready2go for the #Eurobike2012 - it's that time of the year again.

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Der Schauprozess gegen #PussyRiot lässt mich schwarz sehen für Putinstan - pardon, Russland.

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One wet day at the office in #les_Gets, France at the Enduro Camp of e*Thirteen and The Hive.

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It had to happen sometime: built the 1st 29er full-susser that I actually enjoy riding. FS01 29!

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March 2012 in the MRT's blue line. Some guys of .

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