Category Archives: events

And the Winner is….

Thanks to all who played along, Using the random generator Number 5 was selected, therefore, Kerry is the winner of a gorgeous  Yellowman YMX jersey! Kerry, please email your address and size to: inspiredcyclist@gmail.com   I will send the info … Continue reading

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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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Fall Bike Jumble, Wheelin’ and Dealin’

Yesterday’s weather looked a bit iffy, with a grey sky and lots of humidity, but luckily it didn’t pour, and the Bike Jumble took place as scheduled.  This bicycle flea market is held at Washington Park in Brooklyn every spring … Continue reading

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Summer Streets, Had Me a Blast!

     Yesterday, August 20th was the final day  of NYC’s 2011Summer Streets, when Park Avenue was closed to motor vehicles from 73rd Street all the way downtown to the Brooklyn Bridge. Doing so provided an extraordinary opportunity to walk, … Continue reading

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Summer Streets = NYC FUN! FUN! FUN!

 Savoring the sunshine at Saturday’s Summer Streets was an added joy to a spectacular day! The atmosphere was festive as cyclists rolled along from Park Avenue and 72nd all the way to the Brooklyn Bridge! Skaters and pedestrians joined the … Continue reading

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About Face: Bell’s Palsy Diagnosis

“We must let go of the life we planned, as to accept the one that is waitng for us.”  Joseph Campbell I was anticipating the Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour with glee for some time.  However, even best made plans do … Continue reading

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