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    Re: Cycle To Work

    Quote Originally Posted by ba-ba View Post
    or you could just go commando - add a certain frisance (sp?) to the working day. Not that I'd get away with it, the amount of time I leave the toilet forgetting to do up my fly.

    I've found a shower at work, and although it's within easy running distance (5miles) it's such a dull run I save myself for the evening. One guy does get by on a 'Teesside shower', but seeing as I work in a fermentation hall which smells of E. coli (not that I notice any more) no-one would notice the smell (another 'perk' is being able to fart quite freely, safe in the knowledge that you'll most likely get away with it...)
    all I can say is...... LOL!!!

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    Re: Cycle To Work

    I've been cycling commute for almost 30yr now, some places shower and others no.
    Most important is to have towel and spare work cloths, wash in the toilet and off you go...

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    Re: Cycle To Work

    Quote Originally Posted by Gambatte View Post
    I've been cycling commute for almost 30yr now, some places shower and others no.
    Most important is to have towel and spare work cloths, wash in the toilet and off you go...
    Personally, if the shower was out of order for whatever reason I always preferred the sink to the toilet
    Martin G
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    Re: Cycle To Work

    I think as long as you are putting on a change of shirt, shorts and socks when you get there, a wipe around the dark corners is quite enough.
    People get overly paranoid about personal hygiene it seems to me.

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    Re: Cycle To Work

    there is this stuff + baby wipes..
    http://www.muc-off.com/products/bicy...are/dry_shower

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    Re: Cycle To Work

    When I was riding to work our place got flooded and we lost use of it including all the showers - new temporary place didn't have any but did have sinks and I bought a push on shower hose that fitted over the taps. Surprisingly effective, you could lean right over the basin and get your top half well and truly rinsed without making too much mess on the floor. Car to work once a week or so and clean shirts etc came in then.

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