Winter Weather Brings Longboard Fenders

Down in the shop last night I mounted new SKS Longboard Fenders from Rivendell Bicycle Works on my Atlantis.  The splash off the front wheels has been  the only drawback to riding on wider tires.   Wider tires equals more water pushed up into my legs and shoes.  I researched all manners of solutions and could…… Continue reading Winter Weather Brings Longboard Fenders

My Favorite Cycling New Year’s Resolutions

Image via Wikipedia My favorite Cycling resolutions for 2010 came from this article by Selene Yaeger on Bicycling.com Don’t expect to see changes if you always ride the same routes at the same speed with the same people. If cycling improvement is what you’re after, resolve to do these 10 things in the months ahead.…… Continue reading My Favorite Cycling New Year’s Resolutions

The ZEN of Optimal Tire Pressure

I learned a lot about tire pressure and tire wear touring last summer. But this article from Jan Heine on Adventure Cycling Association’s site taught me about the science behind optimal tire pressure. 200903_PSIRX_Heine