LarryM

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07-01-2009

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03-04-2015 6:14 PM

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    ABOUT ME

  • Bicycle Touring, League of American Bicyclists Education Program, and active transportation advocacy. My goal is to make bicycling a safe, convenient, and fun mode of transportation and recreation for as many people as possible through education
  • Retired software developer. Am now a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor and regional LCI coach, training and certifying instructors for the League Cycling Instructor program. I promote bike advocacy with Active Transportation Alliance, and my community
  • NE IL

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Fat tire cyclists on pace to beat fastest dog team times on the Iditarod Trail on 03-04-2015 at 05:00 PM
    Really interesting, keep us all informed please. I never thought of buying a fat tire bike
    since I live too far from anyplace to ride one, but our Performance Bike shop does sell
    them...thought they w...

  • Posted in thread: Fat tire cyclists on pace to beat fastest dog team times on the Iditarod Trail on 03-04-2015 at 05:13 AM
    : Alaska Dispatch News by Craig MedredThere is very little snow on the Iditarod Trail from
    Knik north to Nikolai, the first village beyond the Alaskan Range. But bad trail for the
    sled-dog racers is...

  • Posted in thread: New "older" participant on 02-22-2015 at 09:56 PM
    Hi Denver, Welcome to the forum. It's nice to have another senior around.LarryM - (72 and still
    rolling)

  • Posted in thread: Trying to promote safe roads and communities on 02-20-2015 at 02:24 AM
    Tampa has recently incorporated the Complete Streets program. They're nice but just not enough
    of them to make a difference yet.Indeed. The principles are "applied" as various street repairs
    or improv...

  • Posted in thread: Trying to promote safe roads and communities on 02-20-2015 at 01:01 AM
    Consider talking with them about adopting a Complete Streets policy. Lots of info at: League
    of American Bicyclists Bike Friendly City program is worth a look, too:

  • Posted in thread: Keep a cadence of 90? Why 90? on 01-30-2015 at 05:11 AM
    I have been reading that you should be keeping your road bike geared so that you maintain your
    desired speed with a cadence around 90 as this is the best cadence to transfer power....it
    seems pretty f...

  • Posted in thread: PSA on 3 ft safe passing law from Cali on 01-29-2015 at 09:04 PM
    [ame="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JJ-JHrT2E8"]Found this PSA [/ame]Found this PSA on the
    Cali 3 foot safe passing law from the Orange County Transportation Authority. Love it or hate
    it?

  • Posted in thread: Use one lose one (word game) on 01-26-2015 at 03:53 PM
    Twisty road

  • Posted in thread: obed on 01-20-2015 at 11:01 PM
    Welcome aboard!

  • Posted in thread: Seeking safety pointers for leading large group of novices on recreational rides. on 01-17-2015 at 01:51 AM
    Yea, Marines are an acquired taste....[snip]...My message to the students that see me as a role
    model is this:Sometimes in life the right thing to do is to stop, swim upstream, and tackle a
    problem he...

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