"+1 on the RAM handlebar mounts. I have the X-Grip universal mount on my motorcycle, which holds an iPhone, XM Radio or a CB radio, depending on what I'm doing. Can be mounted on a bicycle as well.
"Yeesh, "It's the principle of the thing!" seems like a silly reason to miss out on all the fun. Relax, put on a helmet and enjoy the show. We promise not to tell anyone you wore a hat for three hours."
"If you drop a paper cue sheet while riding, it doesn't cost major $$$ for repairs/replacement.
Nice to have the GPS as a backup when you do get off-course, though, especially if you tend to zone out during a century ride like I do.
I do carry…"
"SCC is relentlessly negative blog written by a bitter person who has a huge chip on his shoulder. Everyone who isn't a cop is a "mutt" or a "savage."
Maybe it's just shtick, but I'm thinking not. SCC is doing…"
Last Fridays, leaves after 6pm.THE monthly gathering of bicyclists making their presence known downtown since 1997. Slowly winds a dozen miles or more. Radically inclusive, thousands attend in good weather.Daley Plaza, 50 W Washington. Under the Picasso (giant rusty bird), at Dearborn, SW of State&Lake train stop, Randolph exit from LFT.See More
"Motorcycle riders will occasionally say, "Shiny side up!" Same sentiment: recognition that there are hazards out there and concern for a fellow rider. It's a community thing, and akin to a little prayer, maybe."
"I work at Argonne ... just want you to know you can't just wander in and look around once you get there, unlike Fermilab. There's a 10-mile crushed limestone trail around Argonne through the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve, which surrounds…"
"OK, Let's us metric riders meet on these steps at 6:20 a.m. (plug into Google maps):
I'll be the guy in the white Argonne National Lab jersey, Trek Madone, hard to miss. Looking forward to meeting and riding with…"