It’s time to wrap up this topic. There’s a good 3 months left of snowy biking and honestly, I’m anxiously looking forward to taking off the studded winter tires and feeling the speed and freedom of leaving all that weight behind. But until spring comes, here are some final thoughts on getting the most out…Read More
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Prepping For Winter Bike Commuting (Part 2 of 3)
If you are already riding your bike in the winter, then you probably already know most of what I’m about to write. But in the off chance that someone is moving to or visiting a snowy location for the first time and wants to know what to expect, here is part two of a three-part…Read More
Prepping For Winter Bike Commuting (Part 1 of 3)
For once, I am going to write about seasonal riding before the season really gets into full swing as opposed to procrastinating until after the season is over and my writing becoming useless unless you live in the southern hemisphere. So let me get this right Serge, you are blind? Yes. And ride a bike?…Read More
Winter Biking: Gear and Challenges
It’s been a long time since my last post. So why not post on what’s been taking up most of my time. Winter biking! What happens when you are blind, snow comes, and the temperatures drop below 0 degrees on the regular? Put away the bike for the year? Hell no. But this is my…Read More
Bike Thieves are Pieces of Shit
I love bicycles. Being legally blind, the bicycle has become my primary means of transportation. Usually, it’s faster than public transportation and lets you exercise at the same time. With many countries trying to reduce their carbon emissions, I have always thought that bicycles should be subsidized. No taxes on something that helps the environment,…Read More
Time For a New Bike?
Ahhh bicycles. Is it possible to have just one? And if you have just one, is it possible to be satisfied with just that one? Can you be satisfied with two? How many bikes does a person really need? In the past I thought my next bike might be a full-susension enduro mountain bike, specifically,…Read More
Riding Blind MTB Jersey Is Done!
The process of designing and having custom mountain bike jerseys made with Champion SystemRead More
Ryders Face Sunglasses
A review of Ryders Eyewear Face sunglasses. Great glasses for everyday, visually impaired use.Read More
Reflecting on my first mountain bike raceRead More
T-minus 1-day to Race Day!
One day before my first race. I woke up nervous and scared. I wasn’t on my own. I was with several much more experienced riders. The day called for rain, so the plan was for a little warm-up for the next day. By the time we reached the trail-head it was an overcast drizzle. For…Read More