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Two kids on a bike

Weather-wise it’s been a tumultuous week. It definitely feels like autumn now, with all the rain and leaves beginning to fall, but today was summer time temperatures, and definitely a good day to ride. The morning started with Leo getting … Continue reading

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Urban Assault Ride

Urban Assault Ride: Introduction. I don't do a lot of organized (or even club) rides anymore, but this one sounded interesting to Hitomi and me. The ride consists of traveling to checkpoints (see the traveling salesman problem) and completing various … Continue reading

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China: Go!

As I blogged a few blogs ago, it was supposed to be going to China, but those plans had been changing up until about two weeks ago. Eventually it was decided I'd be going. Hitomi came back that same week … Continue reading

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Ugly Bicycle Clothing

There's something about cycling and cycle commuters in general that brings out the best (worst?) in poor taste. SBTWD_sm I understand the artist is trying to make cyclists look ordinary and all but I don't think anybody under 40 years … Continue reading

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2500+ Miles in 2007

Someplace in Taiwan a week or so ago in 2007, my odometer turned over 2000 miles. For me it was significant, since it was first time I've ever ridden a bicycle so much in a year. To get my 2500 … Continue reading

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Elias from Machias

First, Seattle Bicycle Club Ride Pictures: Today's Photos Last Weekend's Photos Today I rode 50+ miles on my single-speed bicycle, from Machias to Arlington, west over to Lakewood and down through Marysville. This was my first single-speed "half-century." Hitomi came … Continue reading

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Single Speed Ride

I ought to have pictures up soon of my new Salsa "Casseroll" build, but for now a brief discussion on why I went single-speed in Seattle. First of all, I had tried a fixed gear bicycle at Perfect Wheels, a … Continue reading

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