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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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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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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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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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Chicago, and all that jazz!

    Last week I was my first ever visit to Chicago.  I spent four glorious days there.  What a great city, lots to see and do.  We managed to get around almost everywhere by walking, outside of  taking a … Continue reading

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Year in Review – Four Seasons of Bicycle Blogging Mosaics

I started this little blog one year ago today.  I was brand new to the blogging world, but was inspired by other bicycle bloggers who shared fun, upbeat, informative news and ideas and great photos. (Thank you Lets Go Ride … Continue reading

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Ride of Silence, Wednesday May 18th

Reposted word for word from http://www.letsgorideabike.com/blog Dear fellow cyclists, As the Ride of Silence approaches — Wednesday night, May 18, 2011 for most communities — let’s take a moment now to reflect why we ride in silence and for whom. … Continue reading

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