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Posted in thread: Bikes vs Cars on 05-23-2016 at 09:38 PM
I saw Bikes vs Cars last year. While it is interesting, and I agree with much of it, it is
vehemently anti-car. It is something I would definitely not show at an advocacy meeting, e.g.
to promote bicy...
Posted in thread: Shimano SORA shifting problem on 05-20-2016 at 06:21 AM
I have a Tiagra FD, not a SORA. If the derailleur geometry is different this probably won't
help you. I once had a problem where it was almost impossible to shift to higher gears on the
FD. If that is...
Posted in thread: Shimano SORA shifting problem on 05-20-2016 at 05:44 AM
This was posted to my Cycle Registry entry by Rom2V4 on
5/18/2016------------------------------------Hi Folks! Just joined the group today.I have a
Surly Disc Trucker . I want to change from the drop ...
Posted in thread: Spikes In Trail on 05-20-2016 at 05:14 AM
We have a local trail that runs along a creek, down hill and into a tunnel under a busy
highway. There are curves on both sides of the tunnel, and there is a 45* curve within the
tunnel itself. The si...
Posted in thread: Cal Sag Trail on 05-13-2016 at 05:10 PM
Hi bistritapcvThe Cal Sag is a great new trail along the Calumet River Channel through
Chicago's far south suburbs. Hey ... That's my home turf! I don't know the status of the trail
from Lemont Road ...
Posted in thread: Stuck, Hit a Wall on 05-07-2016 at 09:34 PM
Hi Huffnpuff,Another 73 y.o. here. I'd suggest doing actual interval training during part of
one of your existing ride days, or adding a short ride day which is specifically devoted to
intervals. The ...
Posted in thread: Collateral benefits of cycling on 05-06-2016 at 04:47 PM
Super story, Andy!
Posted in thread: New Amtrak services along Lake Michigan - Milwaukee to Chicago to Grand Rapids on 05-05-2016 at 07:50 PM
Amtrak announces Bicycle Hoist-on service on Hiawatha trains (Chicago- Milwaukee) and Pere
Marquette trains (Chicago - St Joseph - Holland - Grand Rapids) May 03--Amtrak has begun
letting passengers b...
Posted in thread: Tired for limestone path on 05-02-2016 at 07:28 PM
I have a trek madone 2.1. I am looking to go on a couple rides that are fine crushed limestone.
I currently have the stock bontrager r1 tires. The are 700x 23. Which tires should I get to
replace the ...