Musical interlude…

In addition to this bike stuff, I also get to co-host a radio show out here in West Marin on KWMR. Bakersfield and Beyond: Music for Maverick, Outlaws, and Romantics is a show dedicated to the Bakersfield Sound. The Bakersfield Sound crosses many musical genres with the center being twangy country with a harder edge […]

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Share the road, part II…

As a follow-up to yesterday’s post, I got an e-mail from a bike industry friend of mine. He mentioned another thing cyclists can do that really goes a long way in the driver vs. cyclist relationship. At most intersections, the bike lane stripe becomes dashed. It is within this dashed section that the bike lane […]

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Share the road…

We have quite a few “SHARE THE ROAD” signs out here in West Marin. There seems to be some confusion as to who that sign is directed. Is it a request for cars to share the road with cyclists or is it a request for cyclists to share the road with cars? Hopefully, it is […]

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Beyond busy…

I open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays. This is due in part to riders being out early on the weekend and wanting to be available to service problems they might have with their bikes. Yesterday, I stopped at the Bovine Bakery for my usual Saturday morning blueberry scone, opened up did some organizing/cleaning and waited. […]

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Redline Mono-9 15″ frame size for sale…

Okay, here’s the deal. I gotta sell this bike. It’s a brand new 08 model year Redline Mono-9. Frame size is 15″. If it fits you, it’s a great deal – $850 shipped to anywhere in the lower 48 states. If you are in California, I’ve got to add tax to that. I’ve only got […]

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All-in-one bikes…

The LA Times ran a story on “all-in-one” bikes yesterday. Pretty cool. These are the exact types of bikes that I love and that I want my shop to be known for. Out of the four bikes mentioned, I carry the Rawland, I can order the Diamondback, and Bruce Gordon is a great guy and […]

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Friday post: Take the lane and a BSO…

Dave Moulton has a great post on his blog about taking the lane when riding in traffic. Check it out. And to show Guitar Ted that I do actually get the occasional BSO in the shop, I offer the following photo. (What’s playing: Lone Justice Pass It On)

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