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Archive of posts with category 'Bicycle Tips'
2020, the year that took away bicycle events, gravel
rides, get togethers. The year that took away interactions
with coworkers, friends, family. The year that took away
My grand vision of building the Bicycle Tips brand/website
in 2020 were apparently dashed with Covid. That hasn’t
stopped the riding, though there has been less than
planned, and no...
So Dirty Kanza had their “virtual gravel camp”
this weekend. Going into this, I figured it would be
leading up to something. Some change, I assumed a
cancellation for 2020...
Not sure we’ll get this posted before the end of
2019, but we’ve at least started writing it before
then! So a quick review of all things ‘19, look
If you’re reading this, you might be interested in
trying to get a spot in the Dirty Kanza for 2020. If so,
you’ve come to the right place to get...
For the 2019 Dirty Kanza (halt pint) I had some concerns
about how I was going to handle hydration for the event
(be sure to read our 2019 Ride Review)....
So this site is called BicycleTips.com for a reason,
because at one point in time we planned to post
tips… Well, guess what, that’s back.
We’ve been back in Missouri for just over 5 years
now, and in that time I’ve taken my mountain bike
out to Howell Island Conservation area three times. Howell
In case you missed the news, the bike path connecting the
Monarch Levy trail, and the Katy Trail opened up last week
(week of June 10th, 2016).
Last night Garmin was nice enough to send out an email to
all Edge 500 users (assuming they sent it to anyone who
has registered their device with Garmin.com). The...
Today Garmin has released two new, very cool, products.
The Garmin Edge 510 and Garmin Edge 810. You can find out
more information about them with some of the
It has been far too long since I’ve blogged here on
BicycleTips.com, hopefully I can pick up the pace here
pretty soon. Natalie and I are just over 48 hours...
I can’t believe I forgot about this, but fortunately
I was able to get ride in for Day 1 of 30 Days of Biking
2012. http://30daysofbiking.com/ What? 30 days of...
I am heading to Colorado next week for work, a week of
onsite DotNetNuke Training in the state that is my former,
if short lived, home. I booked my flights...
So my goal for 2011 was to hit 500 miles, I started in
early June and hit it around the end of November, I
thought that was pretty good. Well...
One of the things that I’ve been trying to do while
riding is figure out how to record my rides, for a couple
of reasons. 1) To create cool creative...
As I get more and more into cycling I am looking for more
and more things to get my cycling. I live in Half Moon
Bay, and while my wife...
I set my alarm this morning for 6am, with plans to get in
a 45 minute ride before I took a shower and came in to
work. I went to...
The weekend before Thanksgiving I decided to strap one of
my new GoPro HD Hero2 cameras on to my bicycle helmet and
take it with me for a ride. I...
So I finally got around to trying out the IMapMyRide
application on my Android phone today, along with my
Garmin ForeRunner 305 which I always use when I ride.
So this website has been up for a few weeks now, and after
looking at the Traffic here on the site, we're getting
incoming search links for the term Bicycle...
So as a new bike rider I am highly concerned about being
safe while I ride. I also don’t like the idea of
carrying my wallet with me while I...
So today is the Fourth of July, and what is everyone going
to be doing tonight? Going to watch Fireworks of course.
The wife and I are as well, though...