Tag Archives: Bike Reviews
City Bike Friday – Specialized Globe Bikes Everywhere!

City Bike Friday – Specialized Globe Bikes Everywhere!

Did someone announce a “Ride-Your-Specialized-Globe-Bike-to-Work-Friday” and I missed it?  It certainly seemed like it was last week. It was a beautiful day in Chicago and as I was walking back to my office downtown I spotted this lovely red bike locked up along Washington Street. Pardon the iPhone pictures.  I admit that I was not […]

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A New Bike Crush – The Civia Loring

A New Bike Crush – The Civia Loring

Now isn’t that a beautiful bike? Yessirree, that’s the Civia Loring – a great-looking bike made by Civia – a bike brand created in 2007 by those same folks in Minnesota who brought us the Surly, Salsa Cycles, Handspun, and Winwood brands of bikes.

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Bike Review: Sun Recumbent Trikes

Bike Review: Sun Recumbent Trikes

I got a lot of test-riding in last weekend, and the final brand of bikes that I had a chance to run around on were the recumbent trikes from Sun. Again, the folks at Latitude 45 Cycle & Sport in Petoskey, Michigan, were very helpful.  I’ve never taken a ride on any sort of recumbent […]

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Bike Review: Biria Step-Through Adaptive Bike

Bike Review: Biria Step-Through Adaptive Bike

As I mentioned in the previous post, I drove up to northern Michigan last weekend to pick up Mr. Ding. I stopped at a few bike shops along the way and test rode some unique bikes. On Sunday I stopped by Latitude 45 Bike Shop in Petoskey.  Before I arrived in Petoskey, I had done […]

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Bike Review: Electra Amsterdam Series

Bike Review: Electra Amsterdam Series

Over the weekend I had to make a little road trip up north to pick up Mr. Ding – he’d been racing around on a sailboat for about a week.  I was going solo and had enough time to make some stops along the way.   On the way up I drove through Holland, Michigan and […]

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