Tag Archives: 29er

New Bike Day

Yeah, I should say, New to Me Bike Day, see awhile back Luke gave me his Scott Scale frame because he didn’t have room for it and last time he tried to sell one of his bikes the prospective buyer … Continue reading

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Not a Political Post I Promise & SCUD Report

I’ve been thinking for weeks about writing a big political manifesto laying out my case and explaining my views on this year’s political election.  Well it’s November 7th, but I don’t really think I can conjure the mental fortitude to … Continue reading

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Fixed Gear Mountain Biking… The Real Thing

I have written in the past about a Southern Illinois rider who rides exclusively fixed gear bikes.  I knew he raced track bikes at the Major Taylor Velodrome in Indianapolis but what I didn’t know is that he had recently … Continue reading

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Launching a SCUD

I pretty much had to buy a bike, or at least a bike frame.  I’ve been riding a borrowed Niner in a size medium and while I probably ride it better than any bike I’ve ever owned I’m almost sure … Continue reading

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Rocking the Gossage… Mountain Bike Ride

The last time several of us met up for a big ol’ mountain bike group ride it didn’t go so well.  There were flats, wrecks, and a few of us got lost.  Yesterday we had one that was just the … Continue reading

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Going for the Trifecta

After a pretty dismal week in terms of physical activities I tried to make up for it by slamming them today.  Sunday was the only day I had completely off all week and I knew I had to make the … Continue reading

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Niner One 9 29er Review

A very attractive bike has been floating around among a few of my riding buddies and it was my turn to take it for a spin yesterday.  The bike belongs to The Bike Surgeon and they graciously loaned it out … Continue reading

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