There's something pretty amazing about this cycling photo Carson Blume took today. You may need to click on it to see it large and in detail.
It's not the fact that Carson Blume -- a talented professional photographer -- is using a craptastic phone camera on his rides. Even pros don't like to carry their heavy, bulky SLRs with them on rides. Carson was riding his bike when he ran over a nail and it pierced straight through his rim.
I've seen some interesting things in tires, but I don't think I've ever heard of anything like this. Have you pierced a wheel with a nail?
Top Secret Insider News: Streetsblog SF will launch THIS MONTH. I'm told they're in the final stages of tweaking the design now. In the meantime, go check out Streetsblog Network, of which Cyclelicious is a member.
RockShox Domain 302 and 318 bicycle fork steerer tube can crack, causing the fork to detach from the bicycle frame. "This can cause the rider to lose control and crash," say the experts at SRAM. SRAM recall notice here [PDF].