Irving Park, Chicago Community Area #16 sits 7 miles northwest of the Loop. It is bounded on the east by the Chicago River and the Community Area of North Center, the Milwaukee Train lines and Portage Park to the West, Addison, and at points Belmont along with Community Area of Avondale and neighborhood of Kilbourn Park to…See More
"I have tried tubeless tires on my cx bike and ditched it immediately , It may be ok for a light rider but those days are long past for me. Another thing to think about it latex sealant does not work at lower then freezing temps. At the resent state…"
"I am working on compiling as much information as possible including pics. I will try to get that up within the next day. Thanks for commenting. I really want it to go to an owner that will appreciate it. I am an avid bicycle/bicycle history lover…"
An annual festival of balderdash on bicycles. It is perhaps easiest if I just start with the ground rules for this year's ride. 1 - All participants must ride a big-wheel bike, also known as a Penny Farthing.2 - All participants must laugh openly and lustily at the correct moments (as indicated by on-ride cue-cards) and not to…See More
"The night you posted that video I was riding past the Congress and some guy was holding onto the car from within the bike lane effectively blocking off the whole lane. Not only was it completely reckless but they really weren't going that fast.…"
I am working on compiling as much information as possible including pics. I will try to get that up within the next day. Thanks for commenting. I really want it to go to an owner that will appreciate it. I am an avid bicycle/bicycle history lover and its a cool bike to own. Just now time for me to pass it on. Be back with more information.
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?