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Radar gun

I watched this video and wondered to myself, “Self, where can I get a radar gun?” And whaddya know: You can get relatively cheap ones through Amazon: Bushnell Velocity Speed Gun

Use cases for Garmin’s new traffic radar

In case you missed it, Garmin announced their Garmin Varia rearview bike radar, which signals the rider of traffic approaching from the rear. There’s tremendous interest in this gizmo and I’m sure I’ll see at least a few on-bike radar devices after this product launches in October, but I’m curious: what is the actual benefit read more »

Guns Germs & Bikes

Nobody rides bikes in Buenos Aries. As David Byrne writes of Buenos Aries: “Is it so uncool to ride a bike here that even messengers find other ways of getting around?“ David Byrne’s Hypothesis: “I think the idea of cycling is simply off the radar here. The cycling meme hasn’t been dropped into the mix, read more »

Making it up as they go along

New York City’s Central Park has a 25 MPH speed limit. Except it’s 15 MPH for bicycles. Except not anymore.

Sea Otter 2017 Stories: The Legend of Joe Breeze

I arrived early for the 2017 Sea Otter Classic with vendors still setting up at Laguna Seca Raceway. I’m getting the lay of the land in the morning chill when I see a grandfatherly gentleman by himself unloading boxes and adjusting bikes at the Breezer Bikes tent and, whoa! It’s the legendary Joe Breeze himself!

Charity rides

Turning Wheel for Kids cycling team wants to raise $60,000. This Bay Area group build bikes for kids in need, and they’re using the July 10 Death Ride as a fundraising opportunity. (Via Jodi in the Bay Area)