Happy Hump Day. I hope you find this collection of stories useful.
Every cycling advocate should read this –> The Travails of a Novice Bike Commuter. I helped a hopelessly lost first time bike commuter last night on the Guadalupe River Trail in San Jose. She’s the fifth person I’ve helped find her way over the past three weeks. Lady Fleur and I are talking about some guerrilla wayfinding signs for the GRT south of Coleman Avenue, where everybody seems to get lost.
Olympic cyclist Joanna Roswell and her hair loss.
Another Peninsula charity ride: the Tour de Menlo takes place this Saturday to raise funds for Rotary Club programs.
Ray Lahood blogs about a new bike path through Grand Teton National Park. It’s probably an example of a path we’re required to use under Federal law per the new MAP-21 transportation legislation.
Cycling across America on the old Route 66.
22-year-old student Michaela “Mickey” Shunick disappeared last May while biking home from a friend’s house. Searchers have since found her body after her Schwinn Madison fixed gear bike was located, and have charged a repeat sex offender with the homicide.
Conjoined twins Abby & Brittany ride a bicycle.
Instructables on bicycle commute with a suit.
Quickie Link Love
- Bikes and the City
- Commute By Bike
- Biking In LA.
- Bicycle Chica.
- Silicon Valley Cyclist.
- My Life On Bikes.
- Baik Bike.
- Pseudo Polymath.
Some recent uses of my Flickr photos include:
- Some story about public vehicle charging stations uses my photo of a EV car charging spot at a Walgreens in Santa Cruz.
- San Jose Bike Party Get Lei’d on the Luau ride (har har). Takes place this Friday night.
- Russian Lifehacker illustrates a story about mountain biking with a photo I shot in San Francisco last year.