Monthly Archives: October 2011

Important News: Trek Recall

Thanks to Bicycling Magazine for posting this:  http://www.cpsc.gov/CPSCPUB/PREREL/prhtml12/12024.html  If you own a Trek FX purchased between last May 2011 – September 2011, please click the link for essential information regarding a real hazard.      

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A Bronx Tale

Yesterday I rode in the 25 mile ride of the 17th Annual Tour de Bronx.  And what  splendid adventure it was (there was also a 40 mile route).  Transportation Alternatives along with the Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz, Jr. and … Continue reading

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Yesterday and Today

This was my day yesterday…another ride along the Jones Beach bike path, but with some company!  My son went jogging/running and his lovely girlfriend came along for the ride, on the Schwinn Creme. It was nice to have company sharing … Continue reading

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Goals, and Glorious Weather

I rode the same path last Saturday, Sunday, and Monday (off for Columbus Day). It did not get dull in the least. I had goals in mind: riding more upright-thereby putting less pressure on my neck and shoulders, and increasing … Continue reading

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Sweet Day for a Cycling

    I’m a happy girl! Blue skies, cool temperatures, and low humidity! Yesterday I was able to cycle to work, and today brought with it the promise of  another ride down the bike path from Cedar Creek Park to Jones … Continue reading

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October Ride

The blue  sky was  mixed with soft, billowy white clouds, and ominous grey ones, but I figured I would try to get a ride in on the path to Jones Beach.  I’m so glad I did.  Even with the wind … Continue reading

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