The LeMond Poprad Disc is labeled as a cyclocross bike, however they are often a great choice for the daily commute. And the folks at LeMond know this as well… they speculate that half of the Poprads they sell are specifically for commuting use. This is the first time the bike has ever been reviewed […]
Archive for May, 2007
Here is a nice article about bike commuting in Charlottesville. Nothing really new to report — but a nice article. It’s always good to know there are others of us out there … The article says there are “4.9 million Americans who travel to work or school on two wheels.” (No indication of where that […]
…ye who enter here: After a recent weekend where I couldn’t trigger a traffic signal for the life of me, I sat down to do a bit of research. A quick search for – traffic signals not triggered bicycle – yielded ~465,000 results. As part of this search, I found a blog by Nome Agusta […]
June is Colorado Bike Month; Colorado Bike To Work Day is Wednesday, June 27, 2007. No matter where you live, I think it’s appropriate to celebrate Colorado Bike Month. The 2007 Bike Month Artwork is by Colorado artist Steve Lowtwait. Regarding this poster, he says: I wanted to portray the sense of freedom one has […]
James of Greenville, SC is the star of “A Bike Commuter’s Morning Routine” video that was posted to the Greenville News. The video briefly explains some of the logistics of a typical bicycle commute for those who are interested but haven’t tried riding to work.
Seattle Bike Supply recently stocked four models from the Netherlands based Batavus. They’re available for order through your local bike shop. These are some extremely sexy and functional bikes. The Old Dutch is my favorite… I’ve opened that picture a half dozen times just to stare. Below is the official language from SBS on their […]
A press release posted on Bicycle Retailer gives a quick synopsis of a commuting race between a bike, car and bus to see which is faster and, come to find out, a trip that’s less than four miles in rush hour traffic in a major city is fastest on a bike. I wonder how much […]
Paul in Fort Oglethorpe, GA left a comment here a few days ago: “Web-sites like this one goes a long way helping people like me feel just a little bit normal.” I hope you and others in your situation are helped and encouraged by Commute By Bike. I’m in a bike commute mecca now, but […]
Summer the FAST cyclist Originally uploaded by richardmasoner. I’ve shown you mine, now show me yours. Leave a comment with a link to your bike to work day photos. More Bike To Work Day photos from Oakland, CA, Fresno, CA, the South Bay, Los Angeles, Portland, OR, Washington, D.C. and Seattle.
This Week at Wandertec: 1. Recieved a truck load of BOB Trailers for the BOB Trailer Sale at the BikeTrailerShop.com. 2. Updated my PayPal Shopping Cart. 3. Finished off the listings for the Carry Freedom & Croozer Trailers. 4. Manned a booth at the Bike-to-Work Week kickoff here in Flagstaff. The BikeTrailerShop is jammed full […]