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2007 Motobecane Messenger

I now own a new bicycle, a 2007 Motobecane Messenger. This is the first fixed-gear bicycle I’ve owned, and, even though I’m still adjusting to the different style of riding, I am truly enjoying it.
A fixed-gear bicycle is a single-speed bike without a freewheel. Whenever the bike is in motion, the pedals will [...]

Bike to Work Day

In the Bay Area, this Thursday is Bike to Work Day. The event is put on by 511 as part of National Bike Month. It encourages bicycle commuting, as well as promoting health and environmental benefits.
It is expected that anywhere from 50,000 to 100,000 people in the nine Bay Area counties will take [...]