Archive for December, 2010

2010 – 400 Rides!

Posted on December 22nd, 2010 · Posted in Commuting

My goal this year was to commute to work at least 200 times.  It took until today to hit that milestone, but I made it.  Looking back over my riding.. read more

Wheel Catchers

Posted on December 20th, 2010 · Posted in Roads

One of the side effects of the heavy rains we’ve been getting lately is an even greater number of potholes in our already-shaky streets.  Here’s a few examples of why.. read more

Rain Troupers

Posted on December 15th, 2010 · Posted in Commuting

It’s been raining a lot this last week, even by Seattle-in-December standards.  We’re talking 100-year-torrent, flood-your-basement kind of rain.  Rain that makes you ride without glasses because you can’t see.. read more

Greeley, CO Fixed Gear

Posted on December 13th, 2010 · Posted in Bikes, Travel

Spent an evening in Northern Colorado at the end of last week, and what should I spot when walking to dinner in downtown Greeley, CO but this classic little fixed.. read more

Getting Down With My BMX Self

Posted on December 6th, 2010 · Posted in Gear

I was never one of those kids in the 70′s who took to BMX – I was too big, too ungainly and couldn’t grow my hair long enough.  But I’ve.. read more