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Adam Z
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  • Park Ridge, IL
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Adam Z's Discussions

Des Plaines River Trail - Also Out of Order
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Looks like it'll be a while before we can ride these river trails again.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rich S May 4, 2013.

Monthly ride to Cork and Kerry and on to the Cell?

I had the greatest ride this week riding from the NW Burbs down to the Southsiders home field to watch a game. It was such a good time, that I'm thinking of making it a regular thing. Would anyone be…Continue

Tags: Whitesox

Started Apr 5, 2013

Bike and Park at US Cellular Field?
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Has anyone every biked and locked up at the Cell?  I usually get there via public trans, but am thinking of riding to Wednesday's game.  Does anyone know if the racks are in a location where security…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Adam Z Apr 3, 2013.

ODRAM Chainlinkers?
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Are any Chainlinkers going to ODRAM (One Day Ride Across Michigan) next weekend?Ilter and I are going. Not sure where we are staying - probably camping next door.It'd be fun to meet up with any other…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt M. 18.5KM Jun 4, 2013.


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Latest Activity

Adam Z commented on Serge Lubomudrov's group Chicagoland Beer Exploration Society
"You guys totally missed the chance to say that CBES participants all ride penny farthings in a peleton at 30 miles an hour."
Apr 9
Adam Z replied to jolondon30's discussion Woo Hoo! New Bike Lanes Are Coming!
"Do you have a link?"
Apr 6
Adam Z might attend J.A.W.'s event

Annual Spring Ride to Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora, IL at Two Brothers Roundhouse, Aurora IL

April 5, 2014 from 9am to 5pm
With spring sprung so late in the season, this ride is now renamed to Annual Spring Ride to Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora.It seems like this happens later and later every year.Meeting point:9:00 AM at Clark and Lake CTA station to take the Blue line to Forest Park then ride the IPP to Aurora and drink and eat lunch at Two Brothers Roundhouse. We will leave no later than 9:15 on the Blue Line toward Forest Park10:30 AM at Forest Park Blue Line stationIf you are riding all the way from the…See More
Apr 4
Adam Z might attend Duppie's event

A Hailstorm in a glass half full - CBES at Wicker Park

May 3, 2014 from 9am to 6pm
Join us for a ride to the southwest suburbs. We will be leaving Wicker Park at 9am and ride 32 miles on nice suburban roads and the I&M trail to Lemont where we will be visiting the Polyanna Brewery, get a tour and sample some of their beers. We will then continue approximately 18 miles to Hailstorm Brewing in Tinley Park.From there we have a few choices: We can ride…See More
Apr 4
Adam Z commented on Rich S's event Prairie Fox (CBES)
"It's possible to take the trail instead of Pyott/Algonquin through the construction.  We figured it out last weekend.  See my notes here:"
Apr 2
Adam Z might attend Rich S's event

Prairie Fox (CBES) at Ogilivie Station

April 12, 2014 from 8am to 8pm
It's time for an April ride on the scenic Prairie and Fox River Trails! We'll catch the 8:30 Union Pacific Northwest out of Ogilvie to Crystal Lake. From there we'll take the Fox River Trail south. First stop will either be Emmett's or Village…See More
Apr 2
Adam Z replied to Dave D's discussion Recommended Bike Mechanics in Chicago
"I've had nothing but good luck with Kozy's on Milwaukee, just north of Belmont."
Apr 1
Adam Z replied to Robert Underwood's discussion Slopey top tubes
""Mansplain" is my vote for word of the 10's."
Mar 31
Adam Z replied to spencewine's discussion Fox River Trail in the group Chicagoland Bike Trails - News & Conditions
"The Algonquin Road segment of this trail is almost passable now.  As of 3/30/2014, here is the trick. From the South, right after you cross Main Street there is a new but still closed divided highway.  Ride on that, watching for debris and…"
Mar 31
Adam Z replied to Lanterne Rouge's discussion New Commute Route - Need some advice.
"Bummer, Jim. I think Devon is your best bet to get out of park ridge. Then the neighborhood up to Howard, then get accross Mannheim somehow. That's really a terrible area to ride, no matter how you cut it. You could leave your bike at my house…"
Mar 24
Adam Z replied to Scott Fisher's discussion North Branch Trail
"Last week it was suitable for snowshoeing.  I think it'll be a while."
Mar 10
Adam Z replied to Eric Peterson's discussion 2014 Plans for Riding Brevets? in the group Chicago Randonneurs
"To be clear Lanterne, blood does not count.  Loss of blood will generally slow you down."
Mar 4
Adam Z replied to Eric Peterson's discussion 2014 Plans for Riding Brevets? in the group Chicago Randonneurs
"Naps, Ilter!  That's what we're missing.  We just need to pedal faster, have red bikes, and take more naps!  This next series is in the bag!"
Mar 2
Adam Z replied to Skip Montanaro 12mi's discussion Drafting
"Ilter, let me pour you half a glass of beer so you can get your buzz on! ;) -adam "
Feb 28
Adam Z replied to Skip Montanaro 12mi's discussion Drafting
"Ilter, if you were on your red Raleigh, you could just jump in front of the paceline and lead it in the manner it deserves! -adam "
Feb 27
Adam Z replied to tim de la motte's discussion Malört Water Bottles by Specialized These are Real. And you need one.
"True story:  just last week, I was talking to an office mate when the subject of Malort came up, but I couldn't remember what the name of the liqueur was, so I asked him, "What's the liqueur from Chicago that tastes like licorice…"
Nov 14, 2013

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Hybrid
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance
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At 10:20pm on March 27, 2013, Dan Mazur said…

Those three minutes between registration and administrator approval were nerve-wracking.  So glad I made the cut!

At 4:47pm on January 24, 2013, Mike McCune said…
That was me after the Tuesday morning commute.
At 12:18pm on December 22, 2012, ilter said…

Just noticed your message on my wall from Dec 11th. My alert emails were turned off.  Anyhow, doing fine, itching for a ride :)

At 6:03pm on May 11, 2012, Serge Lubomudrov said…

My phone, just in case: 773 733 1961


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