Posts about bicycle touring as of October 27, 2009

27 10 2009
10/27/2009
Syndicated from Biking Bis – Bicycle Touring and More The organizers of the 2010 Giro d’Italia announced a rigorous 2,118-mile route last weekend for the bike race that rolls out from May 8 to 30. With the rescheduling of the 2010 Tour of California to May 16-23, pro cycling teams and their members will have to choose […]read the entire article


Posts about bicycle advocacy as of October 27, 2009

27 10 2009
Big Box Parkingisocrates.us
10/27/2009
Human behavior can be understood as making choices that weigh costs against benefits before taking action, according to the rational choice theorists . I don’t buy it because our choices are always complexly situated. But this theory can be an amusing lens on bicyclist behavior. For example: I rode my bicycle to the local big-box hardware store on Saturday to by a pair of cabinet hinges for $2.97. Driving a car would have added extra costs beyond the value of the hinges.
10/25/2009
The Tour de France is the world’s grandest bicycle race in the world, spanning more than 2,200 miles of French countryside. Professional cyclists around the world consider travel to France to take part in the race as their biggest stage in their cycling careers. It is the one cycling event where media outlets deliver the event to millions of watching cycling fans. The Tour de France lasts for twenty-three days. Each stage of the race features picturesque French towns that represent the beauty of the countryside.


Posts about Adventure cycling as of October 27, 2009

27 10 2009
Spend Your Holiday With Bicycledisabilityshop.org
07/27/2009
Holidays, anywhere in the world, an adventure, cycling and walking are the best ways to do this. But, as for a vacation, planning is the first crucial step towards embarking on a bicycle,there are some aspects of the trip to check in before the journey can begin. The first and most important task is to ensure the health of a person. Cycling is a sport of strength, creativity and a willingness to be raw. People are not obliged to his partner in the training of Lance Armstrong, but they must at least be able, with the group to date.
Spend Your Holiday With Bicycleardds-editions.org
07/27/2009
Holidays, anywhere in the world, an adventure, cycling and walking are the best ways to do this. But, as for a vacation, planning is the first crucial step towards embarking on a bicycle . There are some aspects of the trip to check in before the journey can begin. The first and most important task is to ensure the health of a person. Cycling is a sport of strength, creativity and a willingness to be raw. People are not obliged to his partner in the training of Lance Armstrong, but they must at least be able, with the group to date.
Subscribe to “I Love Bicycle Travel”twinriverscyclists.wordpress.com
07/26/2009
McCracken, whose mild manner conceals a mad cyclist with dreams of self-supported bike touring around the world, sends the fist in a series of videos on YouTube from Adventure cycling promoting well, adventure cycling. This first one is predicatably full of advice to “go beyond your comfort zone.” But look beyond the first video in this series. Subscribe to the Adventure Cycling Association channel. You’ll find lots of interesting cycling videos.–Corrie If the video doesn’t show up, follow this link.
07/25/2009
Today was interesting…. Inspired by the 11,000 mile adventure of the Project Tandem cyclists the other day, and after reading stories in the Adventure Cycling magazine, I again fell prey to the cycling bug  and ordered a touring bike… a Surly Long Haul Trucker (frame description).Also, I’ve been a bit disappointed with my current saddle…..
Day 28 – Lander to Jeffrey Citypannierpeople.typepad.com
07/24/2009
53 miles We had bumped into a cyclist in Lander on our day off outside Safeway, Kim, a guy who was cycling the Idaho – Colorado section of the TransAm route, and it was him who started to put the frighteners on us about Jeffrey City. This was an old Uranium mining town that at one point housed around 10,000 people and a thriving community delving into the ground for ‘Mineral X’. The mine closed in 1980 and since then the town has become a modern day ghost town.
07/23/2009
RT @advcyclingassoc 100 free Adventure Cycling memberships – for new members only – sign up here:…
We made the journey (Phoenix, and I)!ultrarunbikevegan.blogspot.com
07/21/2009
Myself, my awesome fixed gear beauty, Brad Mattingly, and his treasured steed. The stone…. with my fixed gear warrior named Phoenix. Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 st1\:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes;