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USA: Spring Forward

Daylight savings time starts this weekend, so don’t forget to move your clocks forward on Saturday night and lose that hour of sleep you banked last fall.

If I die before I wake

If all goes as planned, I’ve joined Alex for an epic, pre-dawn ride from Santa Cruz to Google via Empire Grade, Big Basin, China Grade, Saratoga Gap, Monte Bello Open Space, and down into the valley on Page Mill Road.

The fake check scam

Last fall I listed my son’s mountain bike for sale on Craigslist. Within minutes I had a live one on my hands! According to the description,am okay with the price and the condition pasted on cl. I am ready to make instant purchase.My mode of payment would be in CERTIFIED CHECK and i will arrange read more »

Social media and cycling advocacy

Yesterday, we learned how Barb Chamberlain became director of Washington Bikes, the cycling advocacy group for the state of Washington. I first met Barb online; both of us actively use social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus to interact with other cyclists and advocates. I asked her how she and Washington Bikes read more »

Friday carnage

The Sentinel reports a 30 year old cyclist was seriously injured on Bay Street, Santa Cruz, CA on Thursday afternoon. The driver of a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck claimed the sun was in his eyes when he made a left turn across the path of the cyclist. He couldn’t see where he was going, so read more »

Book: Land of Second Chances

Have you seen the movie about the alcoholic has-been who coaches a team of unmotivated rejects to near victory at the championship game? I’m reading the True Life sequel. Land of Second Chances: The Impossible Rise of Rwanda’s Cycling Team is a remarkable look at 21st Century cycling in Rwanda.