N00b cyclist eyes a very pricey ride, plus helicopter parenting while riding.
Posts Tagged ‘bikedc’
"I have been unable to bring myself to buy another bike, even though I like biking."
DDOT says it's "studying" installing barriers on the 1300 and 1400 blocks of Pennsylvania Avenue NW.
"I’ve had problems with other bicyclists riding up really close behind me, then just staying there."
Your desire for a clean bike is laudable as is your instinct to avoid cleaning your bike inside your apartment.
Think of bike commuting like Pride and Prejudice.
Campaigns that shame cyclists for riding on the sidewalk ignore the real dangers they face.
Real confidence can only come from self-assurance in the proper functioning of your own equipment.
Plus: How many times can a person wear bike clothes before it's disgusting?
When faced with the fate of flats, is it a fait accompli?
DDOT is installing new barriers along the Pennsylvania Avenue NW cycletrack to combat illegal U-turns.
"I bristle at the idea of 'training,' but is that something I need to do if I want to finish a 100-mile charity ride?"
Is there a non-awkward way to say, “I can see your butt. Is that what you want?”
You still don't want to drink that petroleum water.