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And So the Commute Begins

July 9, 2012 – 1:21 pm | 11 Comments

As mentioned previously, I’ve just started commuting to work on two wheels.  My commute is a relatively short distance, the ride is long enough to where I can feel my heart getting a work out …

Dallas’ Newest Bike Commuter – Me

July 2, 2012 – 10:49 am | 16 Comments

Ever since I started riding a bicycle again I’ve wanted to commute.
The distance for me was not too great, but the time I would have to dedicate made it unrealistic.  Amongst other challenges, I’d miss …

The Good Block by Eliot Landrum

June 24, 2012 – 9:28 am | 12 Comments

This morning, the sky was blue and the temperatures hadn’t yet reached 90 °F, so I decided it was a good morning to head to The Good Block.  Good 2 Go Taco, Cultivar Coffee, and Goodfriend are the …

Some Cyclists Should Take Up a New Hobby, or Get Educated, or Wake the F* Up

June 19, 2012 – 10:43 pm | 6 Comments

Unfortunately this is not a happy post.  Jonathan Turley, one of the greatest legal minds in North America, reports about a San Francisco cyclist senselessly killing a pedestrian here.  The short version is the cyclist …

When We Ride – a film by Kato Bentley

June 19, 2012 – 7:23 pm | One Comment
Kato Bentley

Some of you have seen this video made by local photographer, videographer and musician, Kato Bentley. For those of you who haven’t you’re in for a treat. Most of it was filmed at the Tits …

Seen at the Dallas Ride of Silence 2012

May 17, 2012 – 7:42 pm | Comments Off

This was a somber event.  There were a few speakers at the beginning of the ride, then after a quiet loop around White Rock Lake two lines of cyclists were formed where the ghost bike …

Ride of Silence Wed May 16th, 7pm

May 14, 2012 – 12:34 pm | Comments Off

The Dallas Ride of Silence will occur this Wednesday at 7pm.  We’re meeting about 6:45 and then at 7pm we’ll begin the 9 mile ride around White Rock Lake.  Meet at 4200 W. Lawther (between …

Momentum Magazine and Robert Cherry

May 13, 2012 – 6:43 pm | Comments Off

A short while back my friend Robert Cherry told me that a magazine was going to publish his comments in an upcoming issue and asked if I’d take a photo or two that they could …

Review – Solo Classique Cycling Jersey

May 10, 2012 – 8:00 am | Comments Off

I recently got my hands on a Solo cycle jersey for review.  Solo Cycle Clothing (“race-bred cyclewear) is based in New Zealand and only entered the USA market recently.  I don’t typically get excited about …

Guest Post: What does safe cycling in Dallas mean? – Eliot Landrum Cycling Savvy DFW

May 7, 2012 – 10:08 pm | 5 Comments

“Be safe”, you hear folks tell you as you cycle away. We hear it everywhere in cycling circles. But what exactly does that mean? Wear brighter clothes? Be more vigilant for rogue motorists? Wear 1500 …