Monthly Archives: March 2012

Delay in arrival

The Transport will be delayed slightly. The rear brake is a rim brake. I started thinking about it and it made zero sense to me to have a rim brake on the back wheel. The bike is a long tail … Continue reading

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The time has come!

I got the call earlier today stating that my Trek Transport is assembled and ready to go! I am so excited. On the flip side, it stinks because I cannot pick it up until Sunday. My work schedule makes it … Continue reading

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Being sick is not good

I really don’t like being sick. I would much rather prefer being healthy and able to ride my bike. All I have to say is sinus infections are not fun. No big posts this weekend! Maybe early next week when … Continue reading

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Trek Transport Purchase

My local bike shop does not keep this bike on its shelves so to speak.  Since it is a niche market, they reserve this bike for special order only.  I went up to the bike shop before leaving for work … Continue reading

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The First Step Has Been Taken

It was a tough first step.  Even though my Langster had been sitting idle, I still wanted to keep it.  I had lots of good rides on that fixie.  I took it for one last spin before I loaded it … Continue reading

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Patience!

As defined by dictionary.reference.com: pa·tience 1. the quality of being patient,  as the bearing of provocation, annoyance, misfortune, or pain, without complaint, loss of temper, irritation, or the like. 2. an ability or willingness to suppress restlessness or annoyance when … Continue reading

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It is Official

My Specialized Langster is officially for sale as of Today. I had my wife post it at her work to see if there were any takers. It is going up on Craigslist later on tonight or tomorrow morning. It will … Continue reading

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A new direction

I must say that it can be hard to try new things. I have seen how I used to be so difficult when it came to trying something new. My dad used to force me to try new things, so … Continue reading

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Test your commuting routes

I think the worst thing any commuter can do is ride a route without checking it first. I was almost guilty of this. I have been tossing around the idea to ride my bicycle to work for quite some time. … Continue reading

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