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Cat calls

The crowd really expressed their appreciation, whistling as this guy rode down the catwalk during last night’s fashion show at the San Francisco Bike Expo. At the time of this writing (late Saturday night), this photo has 15 views on my Flickr photo stream. This rider wears a Showers Pass jacket and cap with Bicycle read more »

Cat’s new electric super cruiser

Even if you don’t know Cat, you might have seen his old Blackbird Super Cruiser around town. He recently completed an all new redesign that’s more better than the original. About five years ago, Cat bought an electric conversion kit for his cruiser style bicycle. That bike broke after about 2000 miles of hard-commuting miles, read more »

3 bicycle recalls in 1 day

It’s a busy day for the US CPSC to issue bicycle recalls. Early this morning the US CPSC issued recall notices for Felt bicycles and Burley child trailers. This afternoon they added a recall for Nirve Cannibal Bicycles. The bicycle stem can crack and cause the rider to lose control, posing a risk of serious read more »

Recalls: Felt CX and Burley child trailers

The CPSC gave two recall notices this morning for bicycle products: 2007/2008 Felt F1X Cyclocross Bicycles This is apparently a reminder of an earlier recall. The bicycle’s fork steerer tube can break, causing the rider to lose control and fall, posing a risk of injury. Felt Bicycles has received six reports of the bicycle forks read more »

Catching up

A lot of people are already in Las Vegas for the Interbike Dirt Demo. Specialized CEO Mike Sinyard rode his bike to Vegas again, traveling 600+ miles from Morgan Hill with 16 other cyclists. Some people criticize that his mode of travel isn’t that “carbon conscious” because of his sag support, but traveling with two read more »

Pushback on Caltrans proposal to close Skyline in Daly City

Update June 8, 2017: Your emails and phone calls made a difference; Caltrans District 4 had originally planned to install “bikes prohibited” signs on a portion of Skyline Boulevard through Daly City, California, but relented after several people who use this route told Caltrans that the suggested alternate routes on local roads are not acceptable. read more »