Category Archives: weather

Giving Gratitude, or in the words of Jon Stewart, “Your moment of zen”

Here we are in November already, and while riding this weekend I had to stop and give thanks.  As I rode I reflected on the beauty of the azure sky and bay, and the way the sun sparkled on the … 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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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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Late Afternoon Coffee and Cream and Other Thoughts

This week’s oppressive heat and obligations kept me away from any bicycle riding, today’s cooler temperatures and low humidity were lovely.  Though I’m experiencing a cooler climate in my neighborhood, unfortunately issues between cyclists and law enforcement continue to heat … Continue reading

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A Brooklyn Bicycle Block Party

Meet Larry, he’s been riding since he was a little kid.  Larry saids he rides EVERYWHERE, not just around Brooklyn, and he has his current bike for about one year.  Larry was just one of the people out and about … Continue reading

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On the Boardwalk

People having some fun…on the boardwalk, cycling on a Saturday afternoon.  Finally some sun, and better yet – no rain!  Perfect afternoon just riding on the boardwalk with good company, people watching, and stopping for an ice cream cone.  The … Continue reading

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Scenes from A Boardwalk

The magnificent spring weather brought out pedestrians, sun worshipers and cyclists alike to the boardwalk in Long Beach, NY this weekend. And when the weather is this beautiful and beckoning, I took advantage of heading there both Saturday and Sunday, … Continue reading

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