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Many moons ago, in the pre-parenthood and pre-other things stage of life, I lived happily in a small apartment right on a bike path and just a few miles from work.  Biking was recreational and an ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 110 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 04:46 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
by citisven
Comment Count 36 comments on Sat May 07, 2011 at 09:04 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Mar 22, 2011 at 08:08 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Group rides are so much fun! It's a chance to meet others with your passion for cycling. It's a good way to discover new routes or explore new areas you might not venture into on your own. It's a ...
by Tracker
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Mar 24, 2011 at 10:06 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
I got so excited this week reading my issue of Rails to Trails Magazine , that I decided to buck the schedule and write about the ...
by Tracker
Comment Count 76 comments on Thu Mar 17, 2011 at 09:01 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
Is exercise a chore? Do you think “drat, I’ve got to go to the gym” Is it boring? When we were kids, we didn’t drag ourselves through exercise, we played. We had fun. For me, the key to ...
by Tracker
Comment Count 137 comments on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 09:28 AM PST with 113 Recommends
I posted this comment a few days ago, and now I'm ready to put my money where my mouth is. We should think about a series on cycling issues. * How to get started if you haven't ridden ...
by Tracker
Comment Count 254 comments on Thu Mar 03, 2011 at 08:53 AM PST with 123 Recommends
Human beings are emotional and those emotions spill over in to the way that people drive. Emotions naturally also have an impact on the way that a pedestrian walks or a cyclist bikes, but I choose ...
by futurebird
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 20, 2011 at 10:15 PM PST with 6 Recommends
This weekend my ...
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Dec 14, 2010 at 05:48 AM PST with 18 Recommends
I don't consider myself ancient....but I'm sure my "ancient" grandmother didn't consider herself as such either. However, many of the skills and practices that we took for granted have ...
by people power granny
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 09, 2010 at 01:26 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Not sure where I got that phrase mental gymnastics from, but I've used it for decades to describe doing something just to do it. Not cause you have to. Not cause you are forced to. Maybe not even ...
by webranding
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Oct 04, 2010 at 05:19 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Another weekend, ...
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Aug 24, 2010 at 07:33 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
I’m hoping that the current Gulf disaster encourages many more people to grab a bike and help cut our dependence on oil.
by CheckRaise
Comment Count 94 comments on Wed May 26, 2010 at 12:23 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
On May 1st, Jacob George, an US Army Sergeant and veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, together with other veterans and friends, began a non-stop cross-country biking trek to protest the US war in ...
by nick copeland
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun May 23, 2010 at 09:43 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu May 13, 2010 at 07:03 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Last year I read a very well-intentioned but somewhat harsh diary about commuting to work by bike. The diarist made the case that the environmental problems we are facing demand that pretty much ...
by B Amer
Comment Count 31 comments on Sun Apr 11, 2010 at 10:15 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Okay, so we know that despite troubles in Detroit and Toyotaland the automobile is still king in the US of A. But sometimes it takes some raw numbers to bring home just how much the entire country's ...
by citisven
Comment Count 53 comments on Thu Feb 04, 2010 at 08:29 AM PST with 37 Recommends
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 29 comments on Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 04:00 AM PST with 31 Recommends
I-lan city in eastern Taiwan seen ...
by Vorkosigan
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Dec 03, 2009 at 04:15 AM PST with 9 Recommends
This is my first non-political diary in 3+ years as an active Kossack. I have little doubt that Ted Kennedy's passing was the trigger to this reflection on knees, aging, happiness, and ...
by hegemony57
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Aug 26, 2009 at 11:57 AM PDT with 22 Recommends