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Thinking On…

I’m thinking of a on a word. Better. It is a favorite word that makes me smile. Upon reflection, there are some memories which make me wince. Hmmm. Ouch, da! You guessed it. Bike. Such a simple word. 4 letters. Easy to pronounce using the first sounds we learn as children. Bike. As stolen from the dictionary: Pronounced noun 1.…
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Bicycle Registration

  I recently read an article on bike theft. It’s a good chance you know someone who had a bicycle stolen. Maybe yourself. Losing a faithful steed is tough. Preventing it from happening can be a tougher. A determined thief is just going to win. This leaves doing your best to dissuade said thief.   A big part of securing…
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Lake Pepin 3-speed Tour 2015

Before you leave thinking this is just another ride report from yet another 'bike ride', please take in the description of this event.     This is a tour on 3-speed bikes (requirement) English bikes (almost essential, at least a Sturmey/Archer hub) Pre-war dress (tweed!) and Think about that picture. A line of 30-50 white tailed Raleigh 3-speed bikes lined…
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