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Tom Bowden on 'The Outspoken Cyclist'

The Outspoken Cyclist’s interview with Tom Bowden, one of our frequent contributors, was broadcast on WJCU recently and can now be heard online. Tom talks about his transition from being a RAAM racer in the 1990s to becoming the tweedy mild-mannered bike commuter and advocate he is today. You’ll get a heads-up on America’s next…

Punctured: My Blissful Insolation from High Gas Prices

Self-Inflicted Pain at the Pump

I had a 170-mile commute by car this morning — from the southern ‘burbs of Phoenix all the way to Flagstaff, Arizona. I was about 35 miles along when I realized I needed to fill up the car with gas. And while filling up I also realized that I probably haven’t personally purchased gasoline in…

Mike's Full Featured BOB Ibex

There are quite a few ways to outfit a BOB Trailer.   Mike took it to an extreme by decking his BOB Ibex out with a Wandertec SAX Liner, a Greenspeed Rack and Delta Water Bottlecages.   The real topper is the wooden fender that makes this one of the coolest looking BOB setups I’ve seen.   If…

The Best Cycling Photos. Ever.

The Best Cycling Photos. Ever.

That’s a bold statement. However, I feel confident asserting that we’ve collected some very lovely cycling photos, and many of them will be featured in the 2012-2013 Revolution Cycles calendar. Fans of Revolution Cycles, a bicycle retailer in the Washington, DC metro area, submitted more than one hundred photos from all over the world, and…

Recollections of a Ladder Pull Behind a Trike

What is your bike trailer story?   How have you moved and been moved by your use of a bike trailer?   Send in your photos and stories about your bike trailer or other bike accessory related photos and stories to share and be seen here. The Ladder Pull in Bill’s Words: I have been riding my…