Mass Ride Safety Tips

Riding with a few thousand of your best friends is obviously different from riding alone. While your presence on the road will not go unnoticed — safety in numbers may apply — some special rules unique to mass rides apply.

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Bicycle Touring: Is it for you? Part II

This two-part article on bicycle touring was written back in the 90s when I made several bike excursions with my wife Nancy (Ireland, Ecuador, Mexico and the California coast) and one solo trip to Las Vegas. While the technology has evolved somewhat, my philosophy on bicycle touring has not so the article below should suffer [...]

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Bicycle Touring: Is it for you? Part I

This two-part article on bicycle touring was written back in the 90s when I made several bike excursions with my wife Nancy (Ireland, Ecuador, Mexico and the California coast) and one solo trip to Las Vegas. While the technology has evolved somewhat, my philosophy on bicycle touring has not so the article below should suffer [...]

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