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Kaz
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  • Chicago, IL
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Kaz replied to Miguel Alvelo's discussion I just got doored today, what about you?
"Considering my friend has pictures of a car with a ruined door because she opened her door INTO THE SIDE OF A CTA BUS I feel like we have no hope of drivers or passengers ever seeing bikes. Sigh. "
Aug 28, 2013
Kaz replied to Legacy Frameworks's discussion Frame Design for Smaller Folks
"A few things: 1. The "stigma" against step-throughs is two-fold: one, a lot of us smaller people have been pushed to step-throughs as the solution to our size problems, as if standover height is the only component of bike fit. We all know…"
Jul 30, 2013
Kaz replied to Legacy Frameworks's discussion Frame Design for Smaller Folks
"I'm glad you're ditching the 24" wheels, I basically hated that idea (sorry). I'd still prefer 650c over 26" but they are very close in size so it's not really a big deal.  1. I don't like step-through frames…"
Jul 30, 2013
Kaz replied to Legacy Frameworks's discussion Frame Design for Smaller Folks
"650c wheels seem the most common for tiny road or track bikes. My bike is a Fuji Track Classic (not sure if the 43cm still comes with 650c but it did a few years ago). I loooooove the Wabi Classic in 42cm with 650c wheels. It's my next…"
Jul 8, 2013
Kaz replied to Legacy Frameworks's discussion Frame Design for Smaller Folks
"5'1" here and founding member of Tiny Fix Bike Gang. My thoughts: 650c wheels: Some may disagree here but as someone with a proportionally short inseam who doesn't like mixte/step-through frames, smaller wheels are the only way to get…"
Jul 8, 2013
Kaz might attend Joe Sak's event
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Chainlink Bar Night SPECIAL EDITION at Fireside

June 20, 2013 from 7pm to 11pm
Hey! We're gonna go to Fireside for June's bar night, and it's my big going away bash, so if you'd like to party down with me before I leave the country, this is what we're doing!The Chainlink has been the best thing that could have possibly happened to me in Chicago. Seriously, I've made some tremendous friends and had phenomenal experiences because of you.Together, we've done a lot of good for our communities, and it's been a fun and exciting ride. I couldn't be more grateful to you, and I…See More
Jun 10, 2013
Kaz is attending 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
May 31, 2013
Kaz replied to allison's discussion Head's up! Robbed while riding early Sunday Morning.
"I am so sorry this happened to you. I am glad you were not injured."
Feb 24, 2013
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Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta at The Bike Lane

February 23, 2013 from 10am to 5pm
Tiny Fix Bike Gang & friends are holding a bake sale at The Bike Lane (2130 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago) to benefit Dustin Valenta, a messenger for Cut Cats Courier who was doored and run over by a truck in Wicker Park, resulting a broken pelvis, every one of his ribs being broken, and the bottom of his skull being shattered. We'll be there all day, with vegan goodies for the ethics-minded, non-vegan goods for the butter eaters, and a gluten-free option. We'll have stacks and stacks of…See More
Feb 22, 2013
Mike Weez liked Kaz's event Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta
Feb 22, 2013
Profile IconZömbie 8.0 and Ace Mann might attend Kaz's event
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Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta at The Bike Lane

February 23, 2013 from 10am to 5pm
Tiny Fix Bike Gang & friends are holding a bake sale at The Bike Lane (2130 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago) to benefit Dustin Valenta, a messenger for Cut Cats Courier who was doored and run over by a truck in Wicker Park, resulting a broken pelvis, every one of his ribs being broken, and the bottom of his skull being shattered. We'll be there all day, with vegan goodies for the ethics-minded, non-vegan goods for the butter eaters, and a gluten-free option. We'll have stacks and stacks of…See More
Feb 22, 2013
Angela Klipp liked Kaz's event Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta
Feb 22, 2013
Kocicka might attend Kaz's event
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Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta at The Bike Lane

February 23, 2013 from 10am to 5pm
Tiny Fix Bike Gang & friends are holding a bake sale at The Bike Lane (2130 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago) to benefit Dustin Valenta, a messenger for Cut Cats Courier who was doored and run over by a truck in Wicker Park, resulting a broken pelvis, every one of his ribs being broken, and the bottom of his skull being shattered. We'll be there all day, with vegan goodies for the ethics-minded, non-vegan goods for the butter eaters, and a gluten-free option. We'll have stacks and stacks of…See More
Feb 19, 2013
Profile Icondan brown and Lindsay Bailey are attending Kaz's event
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Bike Shop Bake Sale for Dustin Valenta at The Bike Lane

February 23, 2013 from 10am to 5pm
Tiny Fix Bike Gang & friends are holding a bake sale at The Bike Lane (2130 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago) to benefit Dustin Valenta, a messenger for Cut Cats Courier who was doored and run over by a truck in Wicker Park, resulting a broken pelvis, every one of his ribs being broken, and the bottom of his skull being shattered. We'll be there all day, with vegan goodies for the ethics-minded, non-vegan goods for the butter eaters, and a gluten-free option. We'll have stacks and stacks of…See More
Feb 19, 2013
Kaz is attending Julie Hochstadter's event
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The Chainlink Halloween Party with Working Bikes and Lagunitas Brewery at Working Bikes Cooperative

October 26, 2012 from 7pm to 11:45pm
 Last year's halloween party saw over 250 spooky cyclists.  This year's party is a fundraiser for The Chainlink and Working Bikes Cooperative.  The Chainlink is launching a premier tune up campaignto raise funds and re-vamp the…See More
Oct 26, 2012
Kaz is attending Andronymous's event
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Chicago Critical Mass at Daley Plaza

October 26, 2012 from 6pm to 11pm
Last Fridays, leaves after 6pm.THE monthly gathering of bicyclists making their presence known downtown since 1997. Slowly winds a dozen miles or more. Radically inclusive, thousands attend in good weather.Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington. Under the Picasso (giant rusty bird), at Dearborn, SW of State&Lake train stop, Randolph exit from LFT.See More
Oct 26, 2012

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

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