Month: May 2010

The Best Bike For Me !

Every now and then the "do I need/want a new bicycle" syndrome rears its head. ...

The New Bike Toy

So, I broke down and bought a Garmin Edge 705 GPS.  My thoughts follow: THE GOOD: It tracks a lot of information…up to 16 different items are instantly viewable with a single button push. For instance: Speed, Average Speed, Max. Speed, Elevation, Elevation Gain, Percent of Grade you are...

Rant #3 – The Never Ending Safety Issues

The other day a member of our bicycle club was telling a group of us how safe someone was who she regularly rode with.   We all listened politely.  When she left we looked at each other and rolled our eyes.  To a person we all felt the ‘safe rider’...