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LOST - Abus Bordo (red/black) folding lock

Hey all! Super lame post, but I was using a bottle cage holster with my Abus lock this morning, but due to improper installation it dropped to the street on my commute to work. I didn't even…Continue

Started Jul 12

 

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Jack Crowe replied to Brian P's discussion Raleigh Furley for Sale- Price Reduced- $500 obo
"Are those TRP brakes?"
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Sam Miller and Jack Crowe are now friends
Jul 13
Jack Crowe posted a discussion

LOST - Abus Bordo (red/black) folding lock

Hey all! Super lame post, but I was using a bottle cage holster with my Abus lock this morning, but due to improper installation it dropped to the street on my commute to work. I didn't even notice.Route: SouthboundBuena-Broadway-Clark-Illinois-ColumbusLooks like this http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/272239378511?lpid=82&chn=ps&ul_noapp=true but probably with the holster still on it.Let me know if…See More
Jul 12
Jack Crowe might attend Rich S's event
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Burning Greenbush Journey (CBES) at Millennium Station

June 4, 2016 from 8:30am to 11pm
Time to take advantage of the South Shore Line and slingshot to Greenbush! Will this be a religious experience? Nope. Burning greenbushes of a different kind? No comment. But if you seek an elevated state of beer and whiskey then this is your ride! We'll catch the 8:40 am outbound train to Dune Park. Head over to Burn 'Em Brewing for a quick stop. Then it's on to Greenbush…See More
May 31
Jack Crowe might attend Rich S's event
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Buckle up to BuckleDown (CBES) at LaSalle Street Metra Station

May 31, 2014 from 8am to 8pm
Buckle up kids! It's time to check out BuckleDown Brewing in Lyons. We'll take the 8:30am Rock Island Metra out to Joliet. From there we'll take the I&M Canal and Centennial Trails with our first stop for lunch at the Tap House…See More
May 30, 2014
Jack Crowe replied to Christine (5.0)'s discussion Biking from Logan Square to Lombard: is it safe?
"I've ridden through Austin on my way from Garfield Park to Oak Park - in the daylight. I would probably go around! I've heard going around the north side and then catching Naragansett (sp?) is the safe way around. Maybe take Diversey over…"
Jun 20, 2013
Jack Crowe replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Pedestrians Stepping into Dearborn PBL
""HEAD'S UP!" is still my favorite. My results are usually a look of surprise or a quick scurry to either side. Still doesn't work through some people's headphones, but I don't want to yell louder. "
Jun 14, 2013
Ace Mann might attend Jack Crowe's event
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Chicago Bike Polo Beginner's Run at Garfield Park

June 2, 2013 from 2pm to 5pm
CBP and TinyFix have teamed up to bring the public a day of beginner’s polo. We will be providing the essentials: Bikes, mallets, good vibes!Who is behind the League of bike polo? What are the rules? How do you play? Get on a bike and let’s discuss while teaching you the basics!   You of course are welcome to bring your own bike, but a break down of your own bikes requirements to play safely:No bullhorns, bar ends must be capped, you can ride fixed(some people do it)  but brakes are required,…See More
Jun 2, 2013
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Chicago Bike Polo Beginner's Run at Garfield Park

June 2, 2013 from 2pm to 5pm
CBP and TinyFix have teamed up to bring the public a day of beginner’s polo. We will be providing the essentials: Bikes, mallets, good vibes!Who is behind the League of bike polo? What are the rules? How do you play? Get on a bike and let’s discuss while teaching you the basics!   You of course are welcome to bring your own bike, but a break down of your own bikes requirements to play safely:No bullhorns, bar ends must be capped, you can ride fixed(some people do it)  but brakes are required,…See More
May 31, 2013
Jack Crowe posted an event
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Chicago Bike Polo Beginner's Run at Garfield Park

June 2, 2013 from 2pm to 5pm
CBP and TinyFix have teamed up to bring the public a day of beginner’s polo. We will be providing the essentials: Bikes, mallets, good vibes!Who is behind the League of bike polo? What are the rules? How do you play? Get on a bike and let’s discuss while teaching you the basics!   You of course are welcome to bring your own bike, but a break down of your own bikes requirements to play safely:No bullhorns, bar ends must be capped, you can ride fixed(some people do it)  but brakes are required,…See More
May 28, 2013
Jack Crowe replied to TehDoak's discussion For Sale: Mixte Schwinn Collegiate
"From Wikipedia:"In a mixte frame, the top tube of the traditional diamond frame is replaced with a pair of smaller tubes (lateral tubes, or lats) running from the top of the head tube all the way back to the…"
May 8, 2013
Jack Crowe posted an event
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Chicago Bike Polo Opening Day at Garfield Park

May 5, 2013 from 2pm to 11pm
We've been playing all winter, but we're celebrating anyway!There will be grilling, camaraderie, and much more fun.If you've never played, feel free to come out to watch and learn about the sport, and consume delicious goods.https://www.facebook.com/events/461716307243303/http://chicagobikepolo.com/uncategorized/opening-daySee More
May 3, 2013
Jack Crowe might attend Chicago Ride of Silence's event
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Ride of Silence-Spiteful Brewing Pre-Ride Tribute Event at Heritage Bicycles General Store

May 9, 2013 from 6pm to 9pm
In collaboration with local bike advocacy brewers Spiteful Brewing and local bike-coffee shop Heritage Bicycles, we are hosting a pre-Ride Tribute Event to raise awareness of the Ride of Silence and bike safety. Spiteful Brewing will have their Ghost Bike Pale Ale. All donations will benefit the Chicago Ride of Silence. Save the date for our Ride on Wednesday, May 15, 2013See More
May 2, 2013
Jack Crowe replied to Velociraptor's discussion I rode Dearborn today...anyone else?
""HEADS UP!" way in advance has worked great for me. And then sometimes I add a "bike lane" or "thanks" when passing."
Apr 23, 2013
Jack Crowe replied to spencewine's discussion how to pull a bicycle with a bicycle - need advice
"Here's how I carried it when I turned the fork upside down after I had my polo bike painted and v brake posts brazed. I'm sure you could find somewhere to put the wheels. "
Feb 28, 2013
Jack Crowe replied to spencewine's discussion how to pull a bicycle with a bicycle - need advice
"Yup I've had to transport bikes a bunch. I've discussed it with a lot of the "experts" and here are the solutions I've done or heard of: Ghost riding- I think it's the one you mentioned. I roll it beside me like I have…"
Feb 28, 2013

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Competition / Racing, Around Town

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