Post Archive

May 2013

2013 Ridley Helium
Bike Profile

Earlier this spring I brought in a Ridley Helium SL to show to shops and put some miles on. This is the lightest bike Ridley has ever built, and honestly a joy to ride. As stiff as most will ever need, and super light. 15 lbs out of the box with Fulcrum

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Adventures

I snap a lot of photos each week and you can find me on Flickr and Instagram.

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Infographic of Bike Commuting
Better Bike Industry

Reposted from BikeLeague.org The past decade has seen dramatic growth in biking, with the total number of trips more than doubling from 1.7 billion in 2001 to 4 billion in 2009, according to the National Household Travel Survey.Sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists, Bike to Work Day will be celebrated

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Cafe du Cycliste
Fashion, Style and Clothing

Cafe du Cycliste brings stylish and well fitting clothing to women’s cycling from the South of France. Cafe du Cycliste is a Côte d’Azur based company started by Andre & Remi. These 2 friends who lived in the South of France, originally set up this authentic brand when they got

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Salvagetti Lair
Blog

Within the next few weeks I’ll be finding my way around the city of Denver, calling a new address my home, plotting out new bike routes, meeting new friends, starting a new job and creating a new chapter of daily life with my Emily. Going Back to Retail When I

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Motivational Monday Cat
MotivationMotivational Monday

What is your name and location? Cat – Chicago Illinois What type of cycling do you enjoy? Centuries & commuting What is your first cycling memory? As a kid of 8 or 9 years old, pink sparkly banana seat Schwinn with tassels on my handlebars, riding down my residential block

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Denver Bike Theft
Blog

The top 10 worst bike racks for theft in Denver, CO over on 9news. A couple key notes to keep your bike safer Don’t use a cable lock  Register your bike      

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Giro Solara Women's Road Shoe
Blog

Requirements of a good road shoe for a woman: Fit, stiffness, looks and price. (Normally, in that order.) Giro Solara Women’s Road Shoes MSRP: $150 Colors: White with Gold/Silver accents, all White with Silver accents, Gunmetal with Berry Weight: 270 grams (size 39) Details: Three straps, one ratcheting closure (replaceable) and two

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Intelligent Bicycle Lighting
Blog

As a bike commuter this is a pretty forward thinking idea and I believe would help in less commuter centric areas where auto drivers are not used to seeing bikes. I am Joost van Leeuwen, a Dutch student of Industrial Design Engineering at the Delft University of Technology. This is a project

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88bikes Foundation
Blog

88bikes Foundation – a foundation that globally endows bicycles to girls, especially the heroic survivors of human trafficking – will unveil its new mobile photo gallery at this year’s MountainFilm, which takes place in Telluride, Colorado throughout Memorial Day weekend. The trailer-based gallery will be part of the film festival’s opening party,

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