It’s another beautiful day in the Bay Area. Sunny skies and temps will be in the 60s F / high teens C. The heady scent of blooming flowers perfumes the air along the bike lanes. It’s too bad I ONCE AGAIN forgot my helmet on the bus.
Do you know anyone else who carries a flare?
More below the photo from the Stevens Canyon memorial ride.
Photo by Ken Conley
Bike giveaway at law firm as incentive for bike commuting.
Buy Cycling: Ibex knickers review.
The idea that hit me, ‘gobsmacked’ as the Brits would say, is that the area has arrived as a cycling city. There’s a tsunami of cycling consciousness that joins government, businesses, and individuals, highlighting this city as a cycling mecca. You may think that’s an overstatement, yet it’s undoubtedly true. We are no longer struggling toward a goal. We’ve attained it. Sure, there’s much more to do, but this was an enormous hurdle to overcome.
Portland? Minneapolis? San Francisco? Nope, this is from Tulsa, Oklahoma of all places.