Feeling Crankee

Have you heard of the blog out of Japan called: Crankee? Here is their introduction on the blog: “The Crankee Blog offers bored readers a tired look into the mundane world of cycling in the less than thrilling land of Japan. At least that’s how it reads when I write it. In spite of […]

Alleycat video from Dallas

What can I say, I’m a sucker for alleycat videos. Here is one from a race in Dallas, TX.

theTWENTY alley cat presented by (Dec. 2009) from PEDALLAS on Vimeo.

as seen on […]

NYTimes: Spokes, advice on riding in winter

You probably know about the New York Time’s Spokes Blog, who brought you such original ideas as a Gift guide for cyclists. I wonder where they possibly got that idea? Wish I thought of it. I wait I did.

Holiday Gift Guide Part 1 and Holiday Gift Guide Part 2

Oh well, […]

New Products (last minute gifts anyone?)

Saw this on urban velo

Chicago’s WIG, has a new hip pouch.

also on Urban Velo:

Looking for a cycling shoe that’s also doubles for Casual work wear? Check out Bontrager’s new wingtips.

Saw this posted on Andrew’s Poleriders twitter feed.

New sexy 20″ wheel commuter bike from Cannondale, The Hooligan […]

The other protest of the bike lane removal of Bedford Ave.

Naked or not, what matters is that the NY Cycling community is taking action on the removal of the Bedford Ave. bike lanes. I applaud you all.

Here is a video from the earlier protest by Time’s Up:

and a link to a Gothamist […]

Naked Schmaked, I mean it was snowing.

Forget that silly little conference in Copenhagen deciding on a plan to tackle such a trivial thing like the climate of the planet…this is the real controversy. The removal of a bike lane in Brooklyn, the most egregious act to hit the cycling world since Ed Koch tried to ban bikes from Midtown Manhattan. […]

March, 2010…ONE WORD.


(maybe that’s two words)

Winner of last weeks contest

The winner of last week’s ipod touch contest is this gem from Kevin Dillard. The theme of the week was: The most loaded bike, and this one from Slaughterama in Richmond, VA shows off a nice load of people trying to fit on one bike, which is one of the events of this awesome […]

Time's Up New Year

(photo by: Fred Askew Photography) Time’s Up’s 12th ANNUAL NEW YEAR’S EVE BIKE RIDE & OUTDOOR AFTER PARTY Thursday, December 31, 2009 Meet 10:30pm at Washington Square Park, under the Arch New York City Time’s

Start the year off right- on your bike or skates! Don’t get stuck in a smoky bar […]

NPR on Bamboo bikes.

Story on NPR about Brooklyn’s own Bamboo Bike Studio.

Check it out here.