Tag Archives: bicycling

Summertime and the Living is Easy!

 Ahhhhhh…..A bike, a basket, a book, a bench and a beach…the simple pleasures of summer…        

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In the spirit of the Olympics – Game On!

 I’m off to the southwest, on a nonbicycling journey to visit my aunt.  However, in  the spirit of the Olympics I saved this book on my Kindle for the plane ride:  Gold: A Novel.  The author is Chris Cleave, and … Continue reading

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Boardwalk Craft Fair!

More summer cycling fun awaits, when you can ride your bike along the boardwalk, viewing the sun glinting on the ocean, and peruse unique crafts.  Taking advantage of getting around by cycling has so many perks!

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More Summer Slow Riding Scenes

     The golden rays of summer, time off from work, and a gentle breeze provided another perfect opportunity for a casual bike ride.  And here are just a few moments from my ride:

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Cycling Protocol

  Colder weather is on the horizon here on the east coast.  The winds have made riding a bit more challenging many days.  I’m just starting to have to add some thicker layers to my ride, and very much enjoyed … Continue reading

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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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