Archive for October, 2010

This One Goes to 11 . . .

Posted on October 28th, 2010 · Posted in Commuting, Laws

My “10 Rules for Urban Commuting” guest post over at Commute by Bike got a lot of heat in the comments.  Some thought it was spot on; others thought it.. read more

Back on the Rain Bike

Posted on October 27th, 2010 · Posted in Bikes

Somehow I managed to stay off my rain bike for nearly 3 months, but sloppy Seattle finally caught up to me, and I spent the first two days of this.. read more

Hit by a Car

Posted on October 19th, 2010 · Posted in Commuting

No, not me – but Arleigh Jenkins, who writes Bike Shop Girl and Commute by Bike, was.  She spent a little time in the hospital but appears to be on.. read more

Know Whether to Take Your Rain Gear

Posted on October 4th, 2010 · Posted in Gear

Check it out: Seattle Rainwatch offers online and real-time weather radar for NW Washington.  Looks like Bellingham is getting some rain today:

Sorry, Burke Gilman Users

Posted on October 4th, 2010 · Posted in Roads

I like to get out on the Burke-Gilman trail for 20-40 mile spins on the weekend, but invariably I get my share of nasty looks – and this week, a.. read more