Archive for May, 2009

Ten Parks Tour—Invitation

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

The Ten Parks Tour is a signature Rochester Bicycling Club ride. Two years ago, it was the club’s 40th Anniversary Ride. It represents Rochester and Monroe County in the New York Bicycling Coalition’s soon-to-be-launched I Love NY Biking web site. This ride starts and ends at Cobbs Hill Park in the city and connects nine […]

100 Commute Days

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Over on BikeJournal.com I participate in the Commuter Cycling Century Challenge. The goal is to ride your bike to work and back home 100 days in a year—or about 40% of workdays for most workers. Today I hit 100. I was supposed to hit it last week. That was the most disappointing part about getting […]

Hit by a car

Monday, May 11th, 2009

The bike population at home dropped to zero temporarily, and the broken helmet population increased to three. It can mean only one thing—that I crashed. Closer to the point, I was hit by a car two weeks ago on Monday the 27th. It ruined a great ride. Earlier in the ride… This year’s weather theme […]