Cars and Bicycles are like Dogs and Cats

    By the time one begins our education, we've already been introduced to the natures of dogs and cats via cartoons and why they are very different. Cars and Bicycles are similar to confrontations between dogs and cats.       ...

Has our legal system gone crazy

The law is twisted.   There are speed limits on roads in Canada. Bicycles are motorless vehicles and have supposedly have the same rights as automobiles.   At first this seems like a fair law.   Law is based on logic. If safety...

Bicycle lighting ideas

I use an 11,000 mah rechargeable battery with a USB PORT WHICH ALLOWS ME TO RUN MY PHONE OR HOOKUP AND RECHARGE A BICYCLE HEADLIGHT.  Having added a solar powered light system I have pretty much all that is needed for lighting. Why did my phone gO...

What I Learned About Cycling in Calgary

The legal system has a bias against cyclists and pedestrians in North America. The laws simply don't respect vulnerable road user's rights to the same degree as motorists, in places like Copenhagen. Here motorists get away with murder and attempted...

Bike tent for randoneuring/touring/camping

The lightest tent I could borrow for bicycle camping was 4 lbs. After checking out Bass Pro, I found a Eureka Solitaire tent which as the name implies, is a one person to 1.5 person tent. The tent comes with seam sealer which will be a spring...