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Interesting Cycling Links & Reviews

June 17, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Image via Wikipedia Just a few interesting cycling links that I’ve read recently: 1) A review of the Polar RS800CX Pro Team Edition http://www.pezcyclingnews.com/?pg=fullstory&id=7159 2) A comparison of different wheels and their aero vs inertia capabilities http://www.rouesartisanales.over-blog.com/article-4934445.html 3) A site that highlights lightweight Bikes http://www.light-bikes.com/BikeGallery/ Related articles by Zemanta Natty bikewear (blogs.reuters.com) Some common causes […]

Bike Theft captured on video

October 9, 2008 by · 1 Comment 

Still on vacation… so sorry for the sparse posts… but, just had a friend of mine send me something excellent: An artist in Argentina has taken up a project; filming bikes and seeing when they get stolen. If they don’t get stolen by a certain time, he titles the sector ‘safe’. What is hilarious to […]

Bike Saddle Hell: Finding the right saddle for your bottom

August 25, 2008 by · 23 Comments 

Brooks Saddle Image via Wikipedia I want to begin by stating that I’m neither a doctor nor a bike pro. I have no qualification for analyzing bike saddles other than that which my body tells me. That said, this post is about my frustration in finding a saddle for my road bike that would: a) […]

Into Biking? Here is The Independent’s top 50 Bikes

July 19, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

Image via Wikipedia The Independent’s top 50 Bikes I’m not sure I agree with all the bicycle picks here, but they do have some interesting ones to look at. Related articles by Zemanta Car vs. Bicycle – How it feels on the Losing End For Chinese, Bike Remains Ideal City Ride Say Goodbye to Bike […]

Wear your helmets…

July 14, 2007 by · Leave a Comment 

I’ve been saved by a bike helmet twice. Once when I hit a rock (mountain) and once when I hit a car (road). There is a story in the BBC about how wearing a helmet actually makes you more likely to get hit (if you’re a guy), but I don’t buy their argument. You can […]