Cycling 2013 Wrap-Up

Another year has past and its time to look back on 2013. This year saw 1,950 miles of pass under the wheels of my Blue Norcross and approximately 500 additional miles of riding a Capital Bikeshare throughout Washington, DC. Most of these Bikeshare miles were piled on by riding between my home and Union Station…

A Bicycle Tour of The Mall in Washington, DC

For Christmas, my wife was kind enough to get me a GoPro camera. This toy serves two purposes. First, as a safety device to serve as an unbiased witness to what happens on the streets of DC which can be unwelcoming to people of bicycles. The other purpose is to capture amazing moments during a…

60 Miles for Cider and Warmth: WABA Cider Ride 2013

Last Saturday marked the first Cider Ride put on by the Washington Area Bicycle Association (WABA). WABA has done the Vasa Ride every spring for a number of years which tends to be pretty cold but until now there has never been a WABA organized ride in the dead of winter. The ride sold out…