Santa Rosa ‘bike elves’ are back

The “Bike Elves” have started their Christmas drive, collecting used children’s bicycles to repair and give away through the annual Santa Rosa Firefighters’ Toys for Tots program.

By | November 26th, 2011|1 Comment

Bike Expo, Swap and Ride! Aug. 22, 2010

Sunday, August 22nd, Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition presents the first-ever Northern California Bike Expo. Start the day riding one of five awesome courses in the Nimble Break the Cycle Ride (a benefit for Sonoma County YWCA and SCBC!).  Register today at www.nimbletraining.com/breakthecycle The Expo begins at 10:00, but you can [...]

By | August 20th, 2010|1 Comment

French bike fun

27 years of bikes, 27 years of avoiding old French bikes. Why, oh why did I let myself get sucked into that can of worms this weekend. The purpose of this project is to put my Xtracycle back together. Previously I had used my Salsa cross bike for this, but I [...]

By | June 1st, 2010|2 Comments

MacGyver Bike Repair

Tips and Tricks to get you limping home Repair tips for when you are on the road and don’t have what you might need to get home.  Of course a well maintained bike is the key, don’t ignore noises or clunks they are usually telling you that something isn't right. SLASHED [...]

By | May 7th, 2010|0 Comments