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Extra ticket for Apple Cider Century - SOLD
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Started this discussion. Last reply by herdingbats Sep 22, 2017.


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herdingbats replied to Ernesto Lube's discussion Final phase of Navy Pier Flyover
"@Philip Hutchinson, I came back to post exactly that. (I know it's not exactly apples-to-apples; the 100,000 bikes/day might be an estimate for the whole path, but still.)"
Apr 22
herdingbats replied to Yasmeen's discussion Checking out for a while by bike: Where would you bike? What would you bring?
"Wow, great trip! "
Dec 13, 2018
herdingbats replied to Yasmeen's discussion Checking out for a while by bike: Where would you bike? What would you bring?
"When my daughter was about four, I had some airline miles and so I got tickets for her and me to visit my brother in Seattle for a few days. As the week approached, she asked (because we bike pretty much everywhere), "Are we biking to…"
Dec 13, 2018
herdingbats and Mark Fry are now friends
Oct 29, 2018
herdingbats replied to kb's discussion Office Bike Room Issues
"Is building management separate from company management or does your company own and run the building? If it's the former, then get some allies in company management—the building management works for them! If it's the latter, then,…"
Oct 26, 2018
herdingbats replied to Mark Fry's discussion Who is an expert (or amateur enthusiast) of bikes, safety, jerseys of Tour de France history?
"There are probably some SRAM folks on here but I have a couple of folks in mind, too. DM me your email and I’ll introduce you. "
Oct 21, 2018
herdingbats liked Andrew St. Paul's event Autumn Sun Harvest Tour
Oct 10, 2018
herdingbats joined Rich S's group

Gravel Grinders

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
Oct 9, 2018
herdingbats posted a discussion

FS - 3x9 Shimano Road shifters, handlebars

Specialized-branded handlebar, 31.8mm clamp x 44cm width (c-c at the drops). A pretty basic road shape. 3x9 speed Tiagra shifters and cross-top/interrupter levers. Cork-ish bar tape. Maybe 500 miles on the set-up (no rips in the tape, it doesn’t even smell funny yet! :-)$120 OBOPics here (the klickfix bracket's not included) More
Oct 8, 2018
herdingbats replied to Joe Guzzardo's discussion Cheers!
"Thanks, I needed that!"
Aug 23, 2018
herdingbats replied to Yasmeen's discussion I'm a Marshmallow
"Thanks for all you do, Yasmeen!  The Chainlink has always felt like a manifestation of the Tarik Saleh Bike Club. (For those who aren't familiar: ) "
Jul 12, 2018
herdingbats replied to Steve Dennis's discussion Track Bike: Responsive race bike - 19" frame, Miche Chainset, Mavic Wheels
"Sweet bike! If I still had fantasies of track racing I'd be all over it. "
May 31, 2018
Jason D Nosek and herdingbats are now friends
May 15, 2018
herdingbats replied to Jason D Nosek's discussion Umberto Dei 57cm Fixed Gear Commuter bicycle w/ Velo Orange and Nitto
"Just added you as friend to send DM about this. Looks like it might be exactly what the commute-doctor ordered..."
May 15, 2018
herdingbats replied to Christian's discussion Dura-Ace 10 speed Group - $500
"D'oh, reading fail! Thanks! Checking my bike-stuff budget..."
Mar 20, 2018
herdingbats replied to Christian's discussion Dura-Ace 10 speed Group - $500
"What's the crank length? Thanks!"
Mar 20, 2018

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What I ride:
Road, Cyclocross, Fixed Gear, Tandem, Folding Bike
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Commuting, Distance, Competition / Racing, Around Town
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