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Vashon Island

I've been on Vashon Island a few times — by kayak — before. But today was the first time on the roads. (That is, unless I was too young to remember.) This morning, I rode from my home near Greenlake … Continue reading

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The Veteran’s Bicycle

During last night's ride, I had a short conversation with The Veteran about his bicycle and bicycles he owns and frame materials, etc. The Veteran was riding a $600, maybe $800 Bianchi, a simple hybrid bicycle with fatter tires. He … Continue reading

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100 kilometers

Hitomi and I did a "metric century" ride today. (This is where you ride 100km in a single day.) She and I joined a faster ride ("moderate pace", 14-16 mph) today, which took us from the town of Snohomish, through … Continue reading

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My Bicycle

Ritchey-breakaway For those interested in its composition:60cm Ritchey Breakway frameRitchey carbon fork (standard), compact crankset, stem, seatpostUltegra 10 speed GroupUltegra/Velocity wheelset – handbuilt wheelsCrank Brothers pedals Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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San Rafael

After work today, I took off around 5:30PM to bicycle around the local mountain. Here is the route I took. It was quite windy, which worked in my favor going east, and against me west. Coming in view of San … Continue reading

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My New Bicycle

I got my new bicycle last weekend from Perfect Wheels. The total cost for my bicycle was about $3300. So, what do you get for that kind of money? One part, of course, is the quality of materials and quality … Continue reading

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Bicycle

I have had my current bicycle for close to 10 years. I bought it off the Internet (through Usenet, newsgroup rec.bicycles.marketplace). I bought it for about $1000 and it was supposedly not ridden very much. I think this is the … Continue reading

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