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Bike Skirt

A nice new blog is Bike Skirt by Anna and Elisa of Birmingham, Alabama. Here’s Anna with her bike “‘Geot” — pronounced “Joe”, because it’s a Peugeot, get it? Elisa started riding a bicycle to get fit, but before long she found she liked bicycling so much committed to making bicycling her primary form of read more »

Girls and skirts and boots and bikes

Happy Monday! The “Buck Brothers” from London sing about girls, skirts, boots and bikes. I’m totally using this song for my next bike video. Amazon.com Widgets If you want some bike porn, take a look at sexy bicycles. Yowza! Pedal straps with metal spikes!! Bay Area Coming up… San Jose Bike PARTY FRIDAY! Theme: “Where’s read more »

The Secret Diary of a Bike Advocate, Part 1

For my very occasional series on bicycle advocacy, I interviewed Barb Chamberlain last December. Barb is Executive Director of Washington Bikes (nee the Bicycle Alliance of Washington, the bicycle advocacy organization for the state of Washington.

Demo ride on the bike share bike

Megan Melack rode a Capital Bikeshare bike from her office at the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition to Diridon Station in San Jose to let people try it out. This is Danny (not Megan) on the bike.

Bay Area Bike Share Bike Design

“Exactly colors to be determined” like it says in this diagram, but here’s what our Bay Area Bike Share bikes will look like. This bike with a step through frame features 7 speeds, front and rear lights powered by a front hub dynamo, drum brakes, fenders, skirt guard, chain guard, and a small front rack. read more »

Would you buy a Japanese city bike?

I’ve mentioned mamachari (pronounced “Mama chah ree”) bicycles on these pages before. They’re the ubiquitious Japanese city bikes used by commuters and shoppers.