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August 2011 Blog Posts (7)

Moving Design's Biomega Bike Raffle: Get your ticket before September 28th!

Win a Biomega Copenhagen CPH
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Added by Lyndon Valicenti on August 30, 2011 at 2:44pm — No Comments

Home Zone hassles

Here in Uppsala, a city known all over Sweden for its bicycle culture, the new Home Zone makeover of a major thoroughfare has created mass confusion and no small amount of anxiety for pedestrians, so reports our local paper, Uppsala Nytidningen. You can read a working definition of Home Zones at, but according to Sweden's motor vehicle code, it's a section of street where pedestrians have priority over cars and bikes. Motorists are permitted users, as long as they drive at…


Added by Dave Callahan on August 25, 2011 at 9:31am — No Comments

Front Fork Camera mount

I'm a Vlogger and have always loved riding a the two have fit together like peanut butter and chocolate. I Got an "action camera mount" sent from a friend living in Japan and it has really come in handy. I experiment with different positions and today was risking a little, but I mounted my camera on the fork.…


Added by S.Presley☠ on August 11, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Bikes and the City

Accident 1, up close.

In January my car was banged up in a hit and run accident while parked on the street outside my building. Overnight someone hit the car parked in front of mine which in turn slammed into my…


Added by Christine Cook on August 7, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments

How not to fix a flat...*sigh


I have always prided myself on carrying the necessary equipment to fix my bike in the field. Nothing is worse than lugging your bike...broken, when you are far from home. I live in the city and our buses are fitted with bike racks, but that only takes the sting off a little. I remember my chain breaking and having to get on the bus...I'm…

Added by S.Presley☠ on August 3, 2011 at 12:45am — No Comments

All in the family

It’s  already been 40 years since Archie and Edith  first came into our lives.

Oddly enough, I thought of the Bunkers as I pedaled across Iowa this past week. In case you’ve forgotten, “All in the Family” was the #1 show on television from 1971 to 1976.

RAGBRAI (Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa) started out as a modest bike tour way back in 1973, but it has since evolved into the oldest and largest bike tour in the world. In order to maintain a sense of control,… Continue

Added by Tom Brennan on August 2, 2011 at 8:08am — No Comments

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