Not to be confused with an athletic endeavor, we meet for some drinks then ride to another dive with a park stop in between. Meetup starting at 8, ride leaves sometime after 9.Meeting this month at Cardinal Wine and Spirits on Lincoln Ave. It is also the Full Egg Moon, so bring some cascarones and travelers.This will be FBC #99!See More
Wicker Park has intermittently had an official unofficial critical mass for many years, historically from Polish Triangle on first Fridays. To the best of my knowledge though, this hasn't gelled in sizeable form in many months.Now living for foreseeable months in Bucktown, I'd like to reboot WPCM immediately. With years of experience creating the magical north side critical mass on Second Fridays from Senn Park, I've got reason to believe we can make something great happen in hipsterville.I've…See More
"Comparing that piece of crap to a decent used bike for 200-250 is like apples to oranges. Only a sucker buys one of those chunks of feces and tries to ride it as transportation; it'll implode in no time."
"No, Chicago is fortunate to have a strong enough demand for used bikes that it's worthwhile to fix and sell them. The reason that there are good working condition bikes is because there's money to made from selling them. If a used bike…"
Working Bikes, Blackstone, Recyclery, West Town Bikes shop...
I have never bought from there, but I have heard decent things about Nearly New.
Also, really depends on what your looking for...cruiser, mixte, load bearing work horse, 10 speed…"
"I've actually never bought a bike in the summer - only fall and winter. My singlespeed Miyata that I'm currently riding was originally purchased for $100 a few days before Christmas in 2009. The guy even threw in a new kryptonite ulock,…"