And on to bike lights having gotten the Garmin. 800 Next up is night lights. Bike Commuters says the Light & Motion VIS 360 is a great commuter light. 110 lumens at front, no battery Road.cc also likes it.
Someone was asking me where the Giant Bike shop is. This from Ken: There is a Giant shop near Carrefour in Jinqiao. Stella, who speaks English, has procured bikes for a lot of us. Her email and a map are below. She has good Giant bikes on the premises, but you can also obtain others….
!>http://www.deathride.com/course/images/ebbetts2.jpg! “Deathride”:http://www.deathride.com/ John reminded me about this ride sounds like fun if you are in shape! bq. Beginning and ending at Turtle Rock Park north of Markleeville, California, the five pass ride includes 129 miles and 15,000+ feet of lung busting climbing. You also have the option of riding one, two, three or four passes….
Well Lance isn’t in it this year and just about every major star (Ivan Basso, Jan Ulrich, Vino, etc.) are out on a doping scandal, so its been interesting following things. See it on Tour de France 2006 blog for blog commentary. “Yahoo”:http://sports.yahoo.com/sc also has good coverage with particularly easy to find “photos”:http://sports.yahoo.com/sc
When it comes to bicycle repair, it really depends on the individual. The guy who runs the Montlake Bike Shop. I know, I’ve forgotten his name is great. He won’t oversell and he doesn’t laugh if it is old.
Of course, if you really need a good repair, private mail me Andy, I’m pretty good at it!
Also, if you have a gnarly repair, then try Randy over at Gregg’s Bellevue Cycle.
Performance Bike – Home for all your cycling needs!. There is a special if you used to be a “Supergo”http://supergo.com lover. Enter the code 66298151 and get 10% off. It is kind of sad to see the various discount outlets and other online places dry up on the web. Right now, Excelsports and Colorado Cyclists…
Blog Business Summit: Cycling is the new golf. It’s a circular post, but thanks to the new google blog finder, I found someone blogging about me blogging about cycling. I gather that it really is the new golf. Which is good, I took up biking six years ago and golfing two. I can promise you…
!>http://www.cyclingnews.com/photos/2005/tech/reviews/ultimate_pro_elite/Ultimate_Pro_Elite_full_viewtn.jpg! www.cyclingnews.com news and analysis. Phil got one last week and I’m amazed at how good a truly nice a stable one can be. This ones is the Ultimate Pro Elite for $250 list, but the knock-off from “Performance”:http://www.performancebike.com/shop/Profile.cfm?SKU=19982&item=40-2198&slitrk=search&slisearch=true is just $140 right now. It is a nice one. The main thing being that it…