Category Archives: Commuting

7th Anniversary Bike Commuting & Why I Ride

Today is my 7th Anniversary of full-time bike commuting. “Big deal”, you say. “You started riding a bike to work, but why keep track of a date like that?”, you say. It is common for people to keep track of … Continue reading

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Routine Changes

I haven’t posted in quite a while and I’m sorry about that. Some personal issues have been occupying my mind and as you’ll read in this post, my workday routine has undergone complete change. I’ve been a full time bike … Continue reading

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A Change in Pedal Strategy

a.k.a. A Tale of Three Bikes & Three Pedals I have three bikes. Let’s start with that. I bought my current road bike in 2009 because my old 1984 Peugeot UO-14 had some problems and it was too difficult to … Continue reading

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Breakfast Meeting Run Commute

My boss has been in town this week and because of a strike by Lufthansa pilots, he was not able to fly out until Saturday afternoon. He asked for a breakfast meeting at the Westin in Huntsville. I guess I … Continue reading

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New Frame from Surly

I ran across an article on Urban Velo about a new frame from Surly; the Surly Straggler. Searching a bit further, I found a post on Surly’s blog about it. It is described as a cross bike with disc brakes. … Continue reading

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