Tag Archives: arizona
Much to my relief, Clarice survived her ‘surgery‘ at Portapedal Bike.
Clarice, my Brompton bicycle, was not keeping too well last week. As I pedaled to work, I noticed strange clicking sounds, and a general difficulty to shift, pedal, and fold her up smoothly. Luckily, Portapedal Bike, the shop from which … Continue reading
Today’s Arizona commute started out in a rather eventful manner. I actually remembered to pack my pant leg straps this week, so I set off looking a little less ridiculous than I do while utilizing the scrunchie trick.
In the Bicycle Blog-o-sphere, I have heard that finding a car/truck/other automotive vehicle parked in the bike lane is quite the annoyance. From my own experience, this type of occurrence does make for somewhat of an inconvenience, as I have … Continue reading
Visiting a chilly and not-very-bike-friendly city within Rhode Island last week really made me miss Arizona.
As I needed to travel to Rhode Island last week (as opposed to Arizona), I finally had an excuse to test Clarice’s travel-friendliness as we navigated through three distinct airports.
So far, the Brompton has been working out quite well as a portable commuter bike, and the Arizona weather, in the 50′s and 60′s, has been rather perfect for bike commuting. I typically set off from the hotel before sunrise, … Continue reading
I have thoroughly enjoyed my client-site bike commute on my new Brompton folding bicycle–truly, a refreshing start and end to an otherwise stressful day. As promised in my last post, I wanted to talk a little bit about my experience … Continue reading