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Gadgets and new cyclists

I am a long time avid cyclist. I presume to know what’s best for you. We mock those who don’t obey the Rules. You must wear the right clothing and wear the right shoes, ride the right bike, and don the correct helmet. We’ll even mock your choice of handlebars.

2×4 at Clever Cycles Tuesday

Attention Portland, Oregon: the NTS Works 2×4 electric assist cargo bike will be at Clever Cycles this Tuesday, September 10 2013, from noon to 4 PM. Clever Cycles is the center of the American cargo bike world; I’m interested in what experienced cargo bike riders think about this bike after they see it. NTS Works read more »

2 bike cars on every Caltrain

Yesterday, Caltrain announced they have completed conversion of additional ‘gallery’ cars into bike cars. Every Caltrain train set now runs with two bike cars.

Take me out to the ball game

Directions to AT&T Park for out-of-town visitors; bike content below the fold. I don’t really follow team sports, but it’s hard not to notice the excitement surrounding the World Series games between the San Francisco Giants and Texas Rangers. Tip to Rangers fans flying into SFO or SJC — don’t rent a car, because you read more »

Calling all Bike Slobs

What’s the inverse or opposite of sartorial and stylish? Slobby? Fred?

Caltrain: Expect more consistency in bike car configurations

At the Caltrain Joint Powers Board meeting today in San Carlos, CA, operations staff told board members they would make a best effort to configure two bike cars on consistent trains. For northbound trains, these will “almost always” be on trains 207, 211, 217, 231, 261, 267, 275, 277, 383, 287. FWIW, I consistently see read more »