- Secure Parking
"Please do not chain your
bicyclecement mixer to the railing"
(Inspired by this one.)
- DIY bike porn
How to get a tasty selection of pics of your bike.
- Build you own recumbent (no welding!)
And it's fully reversible and transferable to another bike. Hmm, tempting…
- Auckland commuter challenge
In the recent "Go By Bike Day" commuter challenge, Auckland bike commuters won three of four "races" into the city:
The exception was cyclist Jo Pitts, who had to twiddle his thumbs waiting for a 15-minute ferry ride from Birkenhead while occupants of a car and a bus were able to use Auckland Harbour Bridge to beat him to Aotea Square by three and eight minutes respectively.
Mr Pitts, a regular cycling commuter to central Auckland, believed he would have had a good chance of winning the race had he been allowed to pedal over the bridge.
- There are plenty of "buts", but…
How To Ride Your Bike To Work answers the "buts" and talks about the good stuff:
Riding your bike will bring you many benefits: you will be stronger, look better and save a lot of money on gas. I like to fantasize that each and every one of the people I pass stuck in traffic secretly yearns to be with me swiftly riding past them on my way to and from work.
- City cycling
How to survive in New York City on a bike.
…When in danger, children and dogs run to their parent/owner. Don't cross the invisible line between them…