Monthly Archives: September 2010

A Tale of Two Rides

Last Sunday (9/19) I went back to Long Beach with a friend for a ride on the boardwalk.  We had a wonderful time, with the waves crashing nearby, beautiful weather, and good company!   I used my new Trek bike for … Continue reading

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NYC: Women in Motion

    Came across this brief film that you may enjoy, which asks new women riders in NYC why they ride.      From the link:    “Streetfilms went out to talk to a few new-to-the-streets women cyclists and find out what got them cycling, … Continue reading

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Hoboken, NJ…land of bikes and cake!

I met someone for  lunch in Hoboken, NJ the other day.  Hoboken is on the other side of the Hudson River from Manhattan, and has beautiful views of the skyline.  The city has many businesses, restaurants, and shops.  In fact, Carlo’s … Continue reading

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Trek FX 7.3

    Knowing I hope to take more bike vacations, I picked up my Trek FX 7.3 bike this week.  This appears to be a great versatile, hybrid bike that will allow me to take longer rides, and train for a … Continue reading

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Moonlight Ride Info

An autumn ride pedaling under the moon and stars, sounds magnificent.

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Long Beach, Short Ride

   Most of the east coast is getting ready for Hurricane Earl, including our beaches.  I am fortunate to be nearby many breathtaking beaches, though due to safety issues, not all are open to cyclers during the summer season.  Long … Continue reading

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