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Cycling in the rain

I hear it’s raining heavily in some parts of the United States. This full coverage bike rain suit is getting lots of mention, but even with all the ventilation that thing looks like a sauna to me. And it’s not available until next Spring. The best solution, in my opinion? Full coverage fenders and more read more »

Cycling in the rain

Cycling in the rain

I’m amazed the number of bike commuters I continue to see well into autumn in my area this year. Mild weather and a delayed return to standard time certainly contribute, though I imagine continued high gasoline prices are also a factor. Bike traffic dropped substantially last Friday when a little rain arrived. The Eugene Register-Guard read more »

Biking through Little Italy with San Jose Bike Train

For those in the USA, I hope you enjoyed the Labor Day holiday. Remember, San Jose Bike Train runs the first and third Wednesday of every month, which means we leave 8 AM tomorrow morning from Diridon Station. We meet by the Amtrak bus shelter. Read through the smattering of bike news below to learn read more »

Pioneer Electronics cycling camera

Pioneer Electronics is an equipment sponsor for the Belkin Pro Cycling Team and UnitedHealthCare Pro Cycling. They provide what they call the Pedaling Monitoring System, a strain gauge crank arm force meter and its associated electronics and display technology. What I didn’t know before today is that Pioneer has apparently also adapted their line of read more »

Bike train this Wednesday and other bike updates

San Jose Bike Train rides again this Wednesday, March 5, 2014. One of my colleagues at the office was kind enough to share his germs with me during a meeting last week, so let’s hope my nasty head cold heals up before then. Details and more bike stuff below the spiffy Bike Train logo.