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Hauling Couch

I took the challenge of moving a couch by bicycle. It started with my wife’s desire for a new couch, ours was getting pretty, well, not pretty. It was about 10 years old and it was time. She picked one out this winter and we ended up making room in a corner to store the old one. My friend was…
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Bicycles Are Traffic – Please Treat Them Like It

While plenty of articles can and will be written about drivers ignoring people on bicycles -- please give them 3 feet when passing -- I am going to point out another issue: drivers being too nice. Situation 1: I am on Oak Street heading north turning left (east) onto Third Street (the intersection near the south Kwik Trip in La…
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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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Bike Anywhere 2015

Free Wheelin’ Wednesdays June 3rd, 10th  & every Wednesday throughout the year, 4:00 – 8:00 pm Pearl Street Brewery, 1401 St. Andrews St., La Crosse Bike to the brewery and enjoy a free beer (Cheeseburgers, Ride, Ales and Pins) Ride June 3rd, 10th & every Wednesday throughout the year Depart from Pearl St. Brewery at 6:05 for a casual group ride through…
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