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Carson Blume

This is photographer Carson Blume in Sacramento. Carson prepares his photo slideshow for the 2009 Amgen Tour of California prologue that took place earlier on Saturday in Sacramento. I guess Carson is normally clean shaven, but he grew the beard for insulation, anticipating the wet and cold conditions he’d have to endure on the photo read more »

Carson Blume’s nail through tire rim

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 read more »

Unpaving roads

I’ve previously joked that disintegrating roads contribute to the popularity of adventure bikes. Governments can’t afford to maintain our public roads, resulting in challenging rock gardens for cyclists and recurring front-end repair bills for the motoring public. On this 100th Anniversary of the first Federal funding law for public roads, WIRED Magazine looks at the read more »

Road rage repeat offender in Santa Barbara bike crash?

Road rage driver from 2014 may be responsible for Monday’s serious injury collision in the Hope Ranch area of Santa Barbara, California. In April of 2014, professional sports photographer Carson Blume was riding eastbound on Cliff Drive with a friend in coastal Santa Barbara County, California when he says he was assaulted by a man read more »

Transpo Geekery: 4 way stops vs roundabouts

Mythbusters tests how many cars you can get through a roundabout vs a 4 way stop.

All About Performance

Good afternoon! The weather is GORGEOUS in Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz — perfect enough for a bike ride!