2011 San Diego Custom Bicycle Show

This is the second year I volunteered for the San Diego Custom Bicycle Show. For me it had a much different feel than last year. In part it was the change of venue. The show moved from the Town & Country Resort and Conference Center to Golden Hall at the San Diego Community Concourse. I […]


Custom Wool Knickers

This is a somewhat long post, because it took more than two months to complete. Hope you enjoy the read.

I’ve been trying to figure out what would be the most comfortable and flexible clothing to wear while traveling by bicycle. I’m not fond of the idea of Lycra while touring, because it gets really […]


Trekking Bars

As always you can see a higher resolutions view by clicking on the inline images.


Close up of instrument panel

Blackburn Delphi 5.0 with Heart Rate Monitor and Cadence on right. Garmin Etrex Vista HCx with Topo Maps on left. Crane Brass Bell conveniently located on left, within easy reach from all […]


Velodrome Swap Meet

Distance : 63.83 miles Average Speed :10.3 mph Max Speed : 37.3 mph Climb :2973 ft

Today the Velodrome Association held their spring version of the twice yearly Swap Meet. Dennis and I rode down to check out the commotion. It’s a good place to meet other cyclists, too. There was a lot to see […]


San Diego Custom Bicycle Show 2010

I volunteered to work at the 2010 San Diego Custom Bicycle Show. I was a great experience, and I got some riding in to boot, because I commuted to the show both days I worked. The San Diego County Bicycle Coalition solicited the volunteers and  provided a bicycle coral for parking. So my bike was […]