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Tour Down Under

I’ve neglected to mention the Tour Down Under in Australia that started last Sunday. I’ve been busy and I’m sure race fans are following the action and results elsewhere. As usual, Steephill.TV has a great collection of links as well as his own commentary on each stage. This Australian race is the first pro race read more »

Tour Down Under 2009 coverage

I meant to do this earlier and it totally skipped my mind! Visit Steephill.TV for Steve’s excellent collection of links to news, commentary, video and audio from the Tour Down Under in Australia. The race is almost over with just a couple of stages to go. As of the end of Stage 3, Lance Armstrong read more »

Tour Down Under begins next week

The 2009 Tour Down Under in Australia begins next week on Tuesday, January 20. Hmmm, there’s something else important about that day, but I can’t think what it is at the moment…. The Tour Down Under marks Lance Armstrong’s return to professional racing. Team Astana are camped out at the Hilton in Adelaide, from where read more »

That tree under Montague Expressway

During one of our rainstorms over this past week this tree became wedged under Montague Expressway on the Guadalupe River Trail in San Jose, California.

San Jose Hedding Street bike lanes under attack

Hedding Street trafic calming tl/dr summary Hedding Street reduced from four lanes to three lanes as a traffic calming project through a mostly residential area. As a bonus, bike lanes added. Traffic calming successful as speed reduced with minimal impact on throughput. But motorists driving through complain anyway. Numerous news reports since then highlight this read more »

Me vs the Tour of California

The proposed plan: Shoot photos at Bonny Doon at 2 PM, then race by bike to the finish line and hope to beat the pros there for another set of photos at about 4 PM. Who thinks I can make it? The Amgen Tour of California 2012 will hit Santa Cruz County early this afternoon read more »