Paul Andrews

Posts Tagged ‘unicycle’

Daily Roundup: Bike beating, Bike parking, Bike Corraling & more

In Daily Roundup, Mountain Biking on December 29, 2009 at 12:56 am

Guy gets beat over the head with a bicycle … did the cops ask victim, “Were you wearing a helmet?”

The Capitol Hill Seattle Blog is tracking what happened to the neighborhood Bike Corral.

NY Times writeup on Danny MacAskill is also about how YouTube makes celebrities out of everyday folks … the way newspapers used to.

RC asks for help tracking down this weird unicycle. Never seen one, would love to ride one!

If you have the time BikeSnobNYC has the loquacity.

Daily Roundup: Creative ways to make $$ from cycling, the nation’s bike boom, ‘lectronic shifting and more

In Bicycle Commuting, Daily Roundup, Mountain Biking on November 11, 2009 at 4:05 pm

Amusing piece from MadConomist.com on how to make money from bicycling. The furniture thing is truly inspired.

More on the nation’s bike-commuting boom: New York. San Jose (Cyclelicio.us has a rundown on some others…) Seattle’s increases — up 27 percent from 2005 to 2008 and 29 percent from 2008 to 2009 — aren’t among the leaders, but it has a pretty broad base and comparatively strong percentage (modal share) of bike commuters. The list of leaders is here.

A mountain bike with electronic shifting? As always, I say lemme try one during a nice moist freezing mud-besotted Pacific Northwest winter, and I’ll get back to ya!

Fox Racing Shox is the latest bicycling industrial titan to take a header in 3Q, joining Mavic, Easton Bell, SRAM, Shimano, you, me…