11 March, 2019

April 11 – 14 = FOUR DAYS OF EXCITING CYCLING! Some of the West Coasts most exciting cycling events are encapsulated in these four days. Monterey is a beautiful setting for this. Time is running out if you are planning to stay, make your arrangements now via The days […]

Share the Road

22 September, 2018

A friend of mine, much into his sports cars, was complaining about having to share the road with cyclists.  His argument, taxes paid by vehicle owners.  Point taken.  But what about the taxes cyclists pay as drivers and the obvious benefits.  Improved health, lack of greenhouse gasses, lower traffic impact […]

Nutcase Baby Nutty Helmets Offer MIPS Protection – Review

9 July, 2018

If you’re like me, there’s nothing like sharing your love of bikes with the newest generation. But, if you’re also like me, you break into a small panic at the thought of your kids hitching a ride with you without top-of-the-line protection. And, up until now, the choices for little […]

The Old Compared to What’s New

4 July, 2018

The Wright Brothers did more than fly…The Van Cleve Bicycle. Bicycles of the 1890’s had different size wheels, known as ‘high-wheelers’.  With the manufacture of the “Safety bicycle” it quickly super-ceded the dangerous high wheeler.  The high wheelers were faster but much harder to ride. This “Van Cleve bicycle” was […]


1 June, 2018

  REDD SUPER FOOD PROTEIN BARS There are so many protein bars available, what makes this one stand out?  The caramel salted energy and this super food protein bar tastes good and hold up well on a long ride.  Our tester found a nice balance; sweet and salty, and liked […]