Tag Archives: trek

I’d buy the Bontrager Flare R light again, but I can’t

Watch for my tale of woe below, but here’s the TL;DR summary: the Bontrager Flare R tail light is surprisingly bright even in daylight and a good value for the money. It’s especially great for this time of year in the Northern Hemisphere when the sun is low in the sky even at midday. Bontrager read more »

Trek Bicycle is Hiring

Happy “Get A Job, Hippie” Day. Trek Bicycle has a couple dozen openings listed on their jobs page. Most are at their headquarters in Waterloo, Wisconsin, with a few openings in Madison, WI for Trek Travel and B-Cycle. Trek also lists bike shop opportunities at their corporate locations around the United States. More bicycle-related careers read more »

The MAMIL’s Comfort Bike

Trek launches a new road bike for MAMILs: the Domane (pronounce it “dough money). Join the fun discussion with Byron @ Bike Hugger and I on the merit’s of this bike and its marketing.

Recall: Trek District and FX bikes

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission, Health Canada, and Trek Bicycle Corporation announced a recall of 27,000 bicycles today.

Bicycle for my daughter

My daughter grew out of her old 20″ wheel bike a while ago. It’s a real stretch for her to ride any bike with 26″ tires (including my son’s old 13″ Gary Fisher frame), so I need something with 24″ wheels. She definitely wants a step through frame, which eliminates Specialized’s and Raleigh’s entire line read more »