Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Joy of Pace Line Riding

Yesterday I had the wonderful experience of running into a couple of my riding buddies about fifteen miles from home at an espresso stand in the beautiful little town of Littlerock Washington. The espresso stand is called Hillbilly Beans and … Continue reading

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Kidback Tandeming

When my first child was born I was only twenty-two years old. I had no intention of waiting for him to grow up before I continued with my life. Modify, certainly, but quit riding my bike? I don’t think so. … Continue reading

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Tom Miller’s Kevin Sayles Built Woodrup

Reader Tom Miller is the first respondent to our ‘Send Us Your Pictures’ call out. He’s sent us a nice photo of his Kevin Sayles built Woodrup frame. Tom describes the bike as, “British built frame, French geometry, mixed vintage … Continue reading

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Who Should Ride a Cycle Sportive Style Road Bicycle?

Who should be riding a cycle sportive style road bicycle? “Almost everyone,” isn’t a very satisfying answer, so I’ll try to dig into the question a bit for you. There are a wide variety of categories we can put riders … Continue reading

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Send Us Photos of Your Bikes

If you have a nice cycle sportive style bike we’d love to see photos. Just e-mail them to cyclesportive@gmail.com

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“What is it with you Northwest guys and fenders?”

Not too long ago I was on the phone with Zapata Espinoza, an old friend, who is currently a writer and editor at Road Bike Action magazine. He lives and works in L.A. The first thing he said to me … Continue reading

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