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UPDATE – bike route and final picnic spot has changed:
From the Facebook event page:
Our Spring compliment to the Fall Tweed Ride! Finally! 
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Bicycle Art by Brian Hartley Sago “High Stakes Cycling”

September 5, 2011 – 2:16 pm | Comments Off

My absolute favorite bicycle themed art is the one you see above (and below). It’s called “High Stakes Cycling” by Brian Hartley Sago.  The original (below) is an intaglio print from his “Meddling in the …

Bike Friendly Politic, or Not

September 4, 2011 – 1:27 pm | 3 Comments

So I’m obsessed with the 2012 presidential election, I admit it. I cannot recall a more bizarre era in presidential politics since I’ve been alive.  So with that in mind I’ve come across a few …

Clean Up The Trail Day – Northaven Trail Sept 10

September 2, 2011 – 2:28 pm | Comments Off

From the Northaven Trail website:
Clean Up the Trail Day
Saturday, September 10
8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Dealey Park – behind Dealey Montessori off of Royal Lane and Edgemere Road
As part of the “It’s My Park Day” …

The Texas High School Mountain Bike League Announces High School Cycling Leaders’ Summit

September 1, 2011 – 8:41 pm | 2 Comments

From the Texas High School Mountain Bike League press release:

AUSTIN, Texas–The Texas High School Mountain Bike League, a NICA Project League (www.nationalmtb.org), is holding its first annual Leaders’ Summit on October 22-23, 2011 at the …

Dallas is Cool…er

August 31, 2011 – 9:58 am | 5 Comments

I went for a ride late last night and it was 98 degrees, if not for the breeze I’m not sure I would have ever made it back.  Biking in Dallas has not been much …

LBJ Express Is Coming

August 30, 2011 – 8:55 pm | 7 Comments

In case you haven’t heard the Texas Department of Transportation and various other agencies are working together to construct  a monster upgrade to parts of I-635 (aka LBJ freeway) and I-35 that will take place …

UT Austin Bike Auction Thursday Sept 1st

August 30, 2011 – 10:34 am | Comments Off

For those of you who liver near Austin, or you can get there by Thursday, UT is holding their yearly bike auction.  You can see photos of the bikes that will be auctioned by clicking …

Levi’s 511 Commuter Jeans, No Seriously

August 28, 2011 – 10:34 pm | 3 Comments

A discussion in the comments of this post lead me to discovering the Levi’s 511 Commuter Jean. made especially for cyclists. Before you write it off as a cheap marketing ploy, take a closer look:

Designed …

In The News – Lee Harvey Oswald, Rick Perry, and more

August 28, 2011 – 12:32 pm | 5 Comments

I’m just a patsy!
Last Friday WFAA, the Dallas Morning News, and UnFair Park (Dallas Observer) all reported on the legal battle between the owner of a crumbling apartment complex and the city of Dallas.  Side …

British Touring Bike Spotted

August 25, 2011 – 8:42 pm | 2 Comments

I was on my way to Subway for lunch and spotted this very cool touring biker and stopped to take a few photo and talk to the owner.  Dude said just this last year he …