CicLAvia


Why I Stopped Buying Biking Sunglasses
One of the things I “nerded” out about when I started cycling was wearing sunglasses. I love my eyes (and you should too) so I want to take care of them as long as possible. Protecting it from harmful UV rays is a high priority when you’re out in the road under the hot sun. more »

Why I Stopped Buying Biking Sunglasses


Race end 2
When I told my friends in the LA bike community that this year would be the first time that I will be riding the LA Marathon route before the actual marathon begins, most were surprised. People thought I’ve already ridden several! Unfortunately, that is far from the truth. I’ve never made it out to prior more »

Ride Report: My First LA Marathon Crash Ride


Vlog 15: CicLAvia South LA
In Los Angeles we are fortunate to have good weather and CicLAvia. Combined the two with a part of LA that people have rarely ridden through, you have the best CicLAvia of the year.  I was able to capture my perspective by helping a feeder ride from John Adams Middle school. We had the opportunity to ride the more »

Vlog 15: CicLAvia South LA



CicloSDias 6th Street
When I was working on my travel plans for the National Bicycle Tourism Conference for November 5th to November 8th, I was reminded by someone in my social network that November 9th was the day of San Diego’s very own open street event, CicloSDias, a very clever name.  I was curious to see how this more »

CicloSDias: An Angeleno’s Perspective


News IKEA to sell electric bikes to eco-friendly commuters – IKEA is getting introducing a 60 lbs electric bike.called the FOLKVÄNLIG  which means “folk” and “friendly” in Swedish.  Not a surprising move as IKEA has always been a environmental friendly company which uses conscious packing techniques to reduce waste and renewable energy for their power more »

2014 – Week 23 – Internet Round Up




News 6 Freeway Removals That Changed Their Cities Forever – Fascinating look at 6 freeway removals that changed their cities forever!  Gizmodo shows us the before and after effect when a city decides to remove its freeway.  The results across the board is a richer community experience.  Examples from South Korea to Madrid as well more »

2014 – Week 14 & 15 – Internet Round Up