I had never seen people riding fixed-gear bikes until the Orange County Ride of Silence. I was intrigued by their simplicity and their mystique. I’ve been reading that they make awesome commuter bikes, I think they are rather suicidal. The day of CBB’s picnic, Steve Boehmke showed up riding a Bianchi Pista. I asked him […]
Archive for June, 2006
KHS Urban X Brief Description: Superb quality bike at a very affordable price. Manufacturer: KHS Bicycles Price Range:$299-329 Where to buy it: The Bicycle Lane, RPM Cyclery and select dealers. Specs: Click here for our review.
My ride today seemed like I was tuned in with nature. The weather cooperated, the wind seemed to be blowing my way the whole time, my bike ran great, and it just felt good to ride. It seemed like everywhere I looked I saw one of God’s beautiful creature. Today was definitely one of those […]
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Today was my first commute to my new job. It’s about 17 miles each way so if you do the math, it comes out being 34 miles per day. On my way to work I was able to fly and until I hit mile 10! I pulled a Hami! I previously injured my left hamstring […]
FAQ: I want to buy/sell a used bike, how much is it worth? I get asked this question a lot. My answer normally is: Well, it depends. There are some bike models that will depreciate more than others. Any upgrades will also increase the value of the bike, but not by much. And of course, […]
I’ve been trying to get my buddy Allen to go out for a ride for quite some time now. Today, I finally got him to join the fun. I figured it was a great way to kick off Father’s Day. I took the Abajo Peak while Allen rode the Gary Fisher. Allen striking a pose […]
Don’t forget to give your Daddy a call today. Happy Father’s Day to all of you Dads and Dad to be.
Last night I took the Fezzari Abajo Peak Pro and went out for a ride around the neighborhood. I figured that it would be a great time to test out what the Princeton Tec Eos Bike light had to offer. It is real lightweight, uses only 3 AAA Alkaline batteries, has three brightness levels and […]
Moe, our old team mate Michael Monte and my self had a fun Father’s Day Ride through the Fullerton Loop. We finished off the ride with breakfast at the Bagel Bistro. Check out the fun we had!