Tag Archives: safety

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 Bag for all Bikes

Po Campo was one of the distinguished companies represented at the NY Javits Center International Gift Fair last month.  When owner/designer Maria tweeted she could use an extra hand in her booth, I was one of  several to respond.  Maria … Continue reading

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I Bike Polite – T.A.’s Bicycle Ambassador Badge

Transportation Alternatives is offering an assortment of “Bike Badges”.  I first learned of this through Julie’s (a cute bike commuter) blog,http://www.thejulieblog.com/search?updated-max=2011-07-11T00%3A06%3A00-04%3A00&max-results=5 I happily pledged my support for the three pillars of safe cycling:  I pledge my support for the three … Continue reading

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Oh, It’s a Beautiful Day for a Bike Ride

New Yorkers woke up to an outstanding day of low humidity, blue skies, and sunshine!  In other words a PERFECT day to enjoy cycling!  I’m very much looking forward to this evening’s “Short Skirt Celebration Ride/Love the Broadway Bike Lane”. … Continue reading

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Going Green!

Puddles?  You don’t scare me! Last spring I headed off to London for the first time.  Based on the predicted weather I bought a pair of comfy slip on duck boots!  I had the opportunity to wear them “mucking around” … Continue reading

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These Boots were Made for Biking

Last week’s blanket of crystal white snow is now melting into messy, dirty slushy puddles.  But the skies were a beautiful bright blue today, with temperatures here in NY in the low 40s, and I knew a ride today would … Continue reading

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