Cycle Jumble = jumble sale which is similar to our "flea market." They are often put on by an organisation or a church group to raise funds. Similar are "rummage sales" or "carboot sales." all are variations on N. Am. flea markets, church bazaars, yard sales, garage sales, etc.
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> Excuse my sometimes lamentable ignorance of my own English language, but
> what is a Cycle Jumble? Might it be like a swap meet? Perhaps you can
> clarify what an Audax is, too, as I only have a vague understanding of
> term also.I think it is like a ride for bikes with light touring
> accessories? If so, how would an Audax differ from a Randonneuring bike?
> And as long as I am displaying my ignorance, is the Parc Ferme a bike
> Tom Sanders , feeling like The Ugly American,
> Lansing, Mi