A collection of trails and side roads make up a fun way to spend the day in Fullerton, as demonstrated by riders of the OC Brakeless Fixmas Toy Drive Crit on the first week in December. This college town has a classic downtown with numerous food stops and bike shops. The mix of road and trail make for a fun training ground, or even a local grassroots ride.
Topics in episode 102 include EF(Education First)-Drapac new colors, the Tour of Hainan, Skoda China Criterium, BikeSGV help cyclists waive bike tickets, studies show So Cal is the most stressful for commuters, and Aqua Blue Sport Cycling Team’s new bike has only one chain ring.
On Thursday, July 7th, Metro will launch their bike share program in Los Angeles with 65 bike stations and over 1,000 bicycles available to the public, with more being added throughout the summer. The company is making great steps to eliminate the necessity of cars.
This episode we welcome special guest, Krystof Anders. A friend of the show and frequent photographer for the magazine, he is a local rider most notably known for his “horse legs” and the power they put out on the bike.
Commuting by bicycle can be very different, in positive ways, from commuting to work by automobile. You take different roads, you are among like-minded people, and more of your time is spent actively experiencing and engaging with the world around you.