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CoPilot for my Co-Pilot

February 21, 2008

A combination bike trailer and jogger (by attaching the third wheel to the hitch and a handlebar to the cabin), the CoPilot A can handle 1-2 small kids or pets. I haven’t tried the CoPilot A as a trailer yet, but as a jogger it is light and amazingly easy to turn. I’ll review the […]

Commuter Bike Gear

September 6, 2007

Here are some accessories that I carry with me (or wish I did) on my commuter trips: Helmet: Your mother may have let you ride around the neighborhood without a helmet, but as an adult navigating streets and touring with a bike club, using a bike helmet is standard. A comfortable, cheap helmet is the […]

Do the Dew!

May 10, 2007

We’re a one-car family. After reading some good websites about bike commuting and learning that Rachel’s third year of medical school begins at 4:30am each day for a few months, I bought a bicycle. As soon as I finish buying accessories (I still need a pump and a couple tools to bail me out of […]