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Take the Long Bike Route to Work

Take the Long Bike Route to Work

Hard to believe, but we’re down to the last week of the Let’s Go Ride A Bike (LGRAB)  Summer Games. As a refresher, here’s a rundown of the contest: There are three main categories, and six events in each category. Complete events in each category over a three week period, and tell us about it via […]

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Taking a Family Bike Ride on The Betsie Valley Trail

Taking a Family Bike Ride on The Betsie Valley Trail

One day last week, while we were up in northern lower Michigan, we spent a morning riding our bikes on the Betsie Valley Trail – a rails to trail route in Benzie County. The Betsie Valley Trail is built on the bed of the former Ann Arbor Railroad, which carried freight and passengers from Toledo […]

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LGRAB Summer Games – Carrying a Load On My Bike

LGRAB Summer Games – Carrying a Load On My Bike

Yesterday I had a few errands to run and by the time I was finished I had quite a nice load on my bike which fulfilled yet another Summer Games task.

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A Little Summer Reading: Tour de France & the Hautes Pyrenees

A Little Summer Reading: Tour de France & the Hautes Pyrenees

The second round of of the Let’s Go Ride  A Bike Summer Games works just like the first round – participants must complete at least two “Learning Experiences” tasks: Perform a maintenance task — big or small! Decorate your bike Read a book about cycling Carry a load on your bike — groceries, etc. Test […]

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A Cargo Bike-Riding We Go!

A Cargo Bike-Riding We Go!

As you may know, I am on a quest for a new bike – a new dutch bike to be exact.  I started doing my research this spring, and then started test-riding bikes. I’m fairly convinced I want a Oma-style step-through bike, and since I’m a fan of steel bikes and hub dynamo lights, my […]

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