Archive for February, 2008
The second Girls Bike Out is happening this Saturday! Here is the official invite from the facebook event posting:
Calling all ladies !!
Girls Bike Out Invites you to Ride THIS SATURDAY, March 1st.Time Market at 5:30pmPlease invite your femme friends!
Don’t forget: GBO likes to Cycle ‘n StyleWear your gold heels, dainty pearls, hair-do’s, lipstick and [...]
And if you agree, you are in luck, because it’s Tuesday night! Don’t forget the Tuesday Night Community Bike Ride, meeting at 8:00 tonight at the flagpole at Old Main. Last week there were nearly 200 riders enjoying a slow, casual ride through town on all variety of bikes. Varo was there [...]Read More..>>
If so, please call me. 520.622.3333
I have a client who was struck with a baseball bat by the passenger in a car. It was a miracle my guy wasn’t badly injured, and still more a miracle that he got the license plate. Unfortunately, the Tucson Police Department is not interested in following [...]
What a strange story. The bike thief the Seattle Police caught through his DNA evidence has committed suicide. I linked to the original Seattle Times story a few days ago.
I normally don’t have a lot of sympathy for bike thieves, but this fellow seemed to be deeply troubled, and of course his inevitable [...]
Bicyclist death ruled an accident
Angela Browning’s car, seen here, swerved into the bike riders, killing one
A crash in September that killed a bicyclist in Tijeras Canyon was ruled an accident.
Last fall, Ashely and James Quinn were riding down Old Route 66 when a car slammed into them from behind. James Quinn died in the [...]
Tips For Cyclists – A funny movie is a click away
Check out this important training video! Hat tip to www.urbanvelo.com.
Tucson cyclists beware: Tucson Police Department defends its policy not to cite motorists who injure cyclists in "right hook" accidents
The Tucson Police Department has exonerated an officer who failed to cite a driver in a “right hook” accident that sent a local bike commuter to the hospital.
The cyclist was lawfully riding on Tucson Boulevard when she was hit by a taxi that made a right turn into her. A witness described the driver [...]
Whoa– according to this article my friend Megan M. sent me, the Seattle police just caught a bike thief by scraping DNA evidence off his abandoned coffee cup!
Bike shops in the area have begun photographing people before giving them test rides on high-end bikes.
Both El Grupo teams excelled at the 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo mountain bike race this past weekend. El Grupo Uno took first place in the 5 person co-ed combined age division and completed 16 laps. El Grupo Dos competed in the 4 Person Men’s Open division and completed 15 laps. It [...]Read More..>>
This just came across my computer screen from a bicycle cooperative mailing list I am on. My friend Leo has been pestering me to read Ivan Illich but I haven’t had much time for reading lately. But these words are so right-on I may have to do so.
I had never thought of calculating [...]