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Moving a bike while riding a bike.
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I like biking with my 2nd grader to his School.I want to be able to take his bike home with me and not lock it at his school.His bike is a mini BMX racer that weighs under 15 lbs.I have been lashing…Continue

Tags: children, kids, commuting, moving, transporting

Started this discussion. Last reply by prof.gfr Sep 22.

Found:arm warmers

Let me know description of item and your route.Continue

Started Apr 20

Winter Is Dead
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Rode IPP / Fox River  Valley today.Maywood to South Elgin is Dry and Fast.Fox River Valley from S Elgin to Aurora is high and tight but has many black flys swarming. Tasty! Auroura Spur to Lombard…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt M. 18.5KM Apr 23.

Sunny Sunday Ride Oak Park to Water Fall Glen. Noonish

Planning on riding from Oak Park/Forest Park area Sunday afternoon for 2-3 hours of Sunshine and Spinning .I'm starting 2 blks from end of Blue Line....Parking in front of my place if you need to  4…Continue

Started Mar 8

 

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peter moormann replied to Renee Patten's discussion Can I/Should I ride on splitting/ripping tires?
"Black shoe polish should fix it."
2 hours ago
prof.gfr replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"I have a Yuba Mundo with the same bike attachment system as KayCee (see the posting above).  I would imagine that without having to invest in a cargo bike or a trailer you could do something similar with a rack attached to the rear of a regular…"
Sep 22
Joe Studer 8.0 mi replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"+1 on the rack idea. We also have a cargo bike that is wonderful for all the reasons set forth above.  But it is also heavy, and if you don't already own one, I don't know that I would purchase a cargo bike just to tow the BMX…"
Sep 22
Chris replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"I have to agree with kayCee, you really can't beat a cargo bike. We haul kids, groceries, kid's bikes, adult bikes, anything really. We're fairly new to cargo biking but our family jumped all in, we have two (an Xtracycle EdgeRunner…"
Sep 22
Mike Schwab replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"If you have a rack on the towing bicycle, just bungee cord the front tire to the side of the rack."
Sep 22
Lee Diamond replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"Burley Travoy Trailer"
Sep 21
KayCee replied to peter moormann's discussion Moving a bike while riding a bike.
"We have a Yuba Mundo, and it can tow a bike on the side loader- or, for a small wheel, dropped into a side bag.  (Kind of like the sling you mention...  but it depends on that wheel circumference!) I'm attaching a photo.  I…"
Sep 21
peter moormann posted a discussion

Moving a bike while riding a bike.

I like biking with my 2nd grader to his School.I want to be able to take his bike home with me and not lock it at his school.His bike is a mini BMX racer that weighs under 15 lbs.I have been lashing it to my back with old tubes around my shouldersbut this is a pain in the back.Does any one do this or have any ideas.... a rack, trailer, harness ?See More
Sep 21
Michael A left a comment for peter moormann
"It was more then a fair trade for the pull home, I was beat from trying too long to keep up with the fast guys for the first 45"
Sep 14
Michael A and peter moormann are now friends
Sep 14
peter moormann replied to Madeline's discussion Electric Bikes?
"Strange regulations concerning low output gas and electric motorized bicycles? Public Act 096-0125  SB0236 Enrolled LRB096 03293 AJT 13311 b     AN ACT concerning…"
Sep 14
peter moormann replied to grayn8 (5.3 - 36)'s discussion Friday Frivolity: when the mercury drops, what first for you? Longer pants, long sleeve shirt...jacket?
Sep 12
peter moormann replied to Jaik S.'s discussion First person perspective of being Doored
"Fare doors cyclist cabbie blames  fare  for broken door. Girl from Jersey hanging out in blue socks. no shoes. Rider only worried about wheel rub. I love New York. "
Sep 12
peter moormann replied to Christopher C.'s discussion Looking for a machine shop for a part modification
"Call H& B Machine. Good lathe work and rates! 312.829.4850 "
Sep 9
peter moormann replied to mweerd's discussion Velocity A23 Rims?
"3800 miles on set of A23's with big tires. Lots of dirt roads and potholes....Lake Street Commute. No complaints. MUSA"
Sep 9
peter moormann replied to Rich S's discussion 60 vs 120 tpi Tires - Is there a noticeable difference in ride quality or flat tire frequency?
"Running Clement 40's  for the past 2800 miles on A23's with standard tubes Pressure 45-80 lbs dependeding on road surface and conditions. I'm 200# kitted and riding at least 25% unpaved. Clement 60 front / 120 rear . No…"
Sep 6

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What I ride:
Road, Mountain, Hybrid, Cyclocross, Cruiser, BMX
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Around Town
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At 10:42am on September 14, 2014, Michael A said…
It was more then a fair trade for the pull home, I was beat from trying too long to keep up with the fast guys for the first 45
 
 
 

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