Unfortunately I had to drive to work today. As I drove thru my route, I pictured myself riding the KHS Urban X passing all the cars that were stuck in traffic. Once I got on the freeway, I really missed my bike. Stupid traffic was going 5 mph. But the thing that pisses me off [...]
Archive for May, 2006
Summer is creeping up fast, I know that there will be occasions where we’ll be out riding our bike in 90-100 degree weather. With that in mind, I found some great tips from About.com on riding in the summer. Timing Timing is the key to life. Summer bike riding isn’t any different. Consider planning your [...]
Do commuters need to shave their legs? Nasty!
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” FAQ: Isn’t riding your bike in the middle of the lane illegal? Let’s start with California’s vehicle code: Duty of Bicycle Operator: Operation On Roadway. VC 21202 a) Any person operating a bicycle upon a roadway at a speed less than the normal speed of traffic moving in the same direction at such time [...]
Typically, when I am out on the streets with my bike, I ride defensively. What does that mean, well I basically make drivers know that I am there. If I have to yell or scream to get their attention I will. It could easily come off that I am jerk. What chops my hide is [...]