Joe’s ride…

Remember Joe? Well, Joe turns 76 this year and to celebrate, he is pedalling 760 km up and down the east side of Vancouver Island in B.C. Every year, for the past several, Joe has undertaken a lengthy tour to benefit local West Marin non-profit organizations. This year, the beneficiaries are The Dance Palace and […]

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What’s in the stand…

This turned out super sweet. Yeah, yeah, yeah…I know, it’s a mountain bike with slicks, but no one would say word one if I fit knobby cross tires on my road bike. They’d simply say “cool!” But the most important thing is this is going to get ridden. Ken contacted me from Grand Rapids, MI […]

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Dude, you left your seat bag…

To the guy with the T-Mobile Giant who broke your SLR seat, your seat bag is here. E-mail me with your address and I’ll mail it to you along with your seat post if you want that back too. (What’s playing: Elvis Costello Party Girl)

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What’s in the stand, Thursday edition…

Another day, another sweet bike in the stand. This time it’s a Pegoretti ‘Day Is Done.’ This particular one was exhibited at the 2011 NAHBS show in Austin. I really like the orange tones on the gray paint. It also looks and feels like it’s going to be a great rider. This particular frame came […]

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What’s in the stand…

Custom touring bike. That’s what’s in the stand. This one is a custom touring/rando frame from Palermo Cycles in Baltimore, MD. The owner started this a while back and in the mean time moved from the DC area to Marin, got married, had a kid, sent the kid to college – kidding about the last […]

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Let’s move on to water bottles…

I received a water bottle in the mail recently. It kind of confused me. There was a top and there was another top. The second top was on the bottom and you couldn’t drink out of it. What the… Then I read the literature. Yes, it had literature – for a water bottle. The bottom […]

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