Monthly Archives: July 2012

Quick Shot and Bike Trip Info!

So, after 18 hours on various planes and in airports, I did what any sane person would do as soon as I got up this morning: hopped on my Gazelle and rode it around my neighborhood for an hour! It … Continue reading

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July 14, 2012 Ride: Trying out The Gazelle

After much waiting (okay, just three days), Dutch Bike called to tell me that The Gazelle was ready to pick up. Since I’m actually helping The Handsome Man recover from ACL surgery, I couldn’t go all the way to Ballard, … Continue reading

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England Ride: The Fabled Monsal Trail

So though I didn’t rent a Brompton folding bike while I was in England, I did rent a bike, briefly. I had read about the Monsal Trail, a supposedly-lovely rails-to-trails-type effort near the little town of Bakewell. Since I was … Continue reading

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News and a New Bike!

So, as you all may have gathered, I didn’t rent the Brompton. Terrible weather during the latter part of my trip, as well as added familiarity with British back roads was more than enough to dissuade me. That, and a … Continue reading

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Things are afoot…

No Brompton, but something magical is happening instead. Teaser shot:

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