Do you enjoy riding smooth crushed limestone or find the North Branch Trail's parallel dirt paths irresistible? Hardcore enough to tackle the Dirty Kanza 200 or Trans Iowa 300? All of the above? Somewhere in between? Then this group is for you! Post and discuss anything related to riding crunchy or loose surfaces.See More
"...So I like how we recycle old bikes in Chicago. It makes sense. I'm working on an old Bridgestone right now. It's a really nice bike. It's Japanese. I'll be restoring it with Japanese components. But I'm the line worker.…"
"And that's a fair concern. Some people (the head of the UCI apparently) seem to be concerned with Taiwan, though, as somehow indicating that a product will be "cheap quality" or produced in a factory with poor working…"
"Ah, Mary Burke. If that's the best that Democrats in Wisconsin can come up with to Challenge Walker then I'm afeared that our neighbors to the North are going to be in for another long haul dynasty like Tommy Thompson. I often…"
"My father's family came to the USA with very little, but earned their way to middle class eventually because they made their living in New England factory towns working in the factories and in the community. So, all this gives me a…"
"Outside of the idea of "buy American to support America," which is hard to argue with if that is a view point you adopt in your life across the board and are trying to espouse here, at least many of the factories in Taiwan are known to…"