"Interesting article - too bad only one US city discussed = NY.
The article states:
It can be difficult to compare safety between cities because of the lack of consistency in data collection and because of the need to frame injuries and deaths within…"
"I second the cyclocross/gravel bike as a terrific all a rounder. With a simple tire swap you can use one for trail riding, cx races, commuting, snow rides, and it makes a decent distance bike. If you were to go the custom route (Humble bikes)…"
"Yes it was cozy at times, but a larger venue would have cost a lot more to rent, and that cost would have to be passed on to the vendors. I think things were a great success, especially for CBC's first ever event. Thanks for all the hard work…"
"I have my bikes worked on often at many local shops, Johnny Sprockets, Turin, Get a Grip, Iron cycles and Element have all worked on one bike or another of mine over the last 5 yrs. Without making his head swell too much Doug was able to…"
I have never done any CCC rides. How far and how fast do they go? What route do they take? I ride mostly northshore routes. Im also doing the Insane Terrain Ride next month. This will be my first time doing the Swedish Days Ride. Have you done this before? What's your take on it?