1. What's This Doing in the Bike Lane? (Forum Thread)
Filling the thread, Twitter with three hashtags, or post pics on Instagram, Chicago cyclists deal with the daily challenge of avoiding cars, taxis, unloading trucks, snow, trash, potholes, and pedestrians hanging out in the bike lane. Whether it's lack of enforcement or lack of snow removal, we can all agree we'd be a lot safer if our path was clear.
Liz brought back her stories and beautiful photography from her first RAGBRAI adventure. And yes, there was pie.
3. Tires, Tires, Tires
So many old and new tires posts made the top so here they are in one place:
All you need is two wheels for a fun day-trip close to home. No cars required.
Is this watch helpful and useful for a cyclist?
How many bikes do we really need? n+1 or just one?
We've been seeing them crop up in the snow, on gravel, mountain bike trails, and centuries. Are they really that much fun? Or so much hype?
This article stirred up a lot of discussion and some controversy. Are we really commuter vs. spandex?
More fat bike love...
We look forward to a day this type of story doesn't happen but until then, we will continue to fight for equal and respectful treatment of women in cycling - racing, industry, and on the roads.