If your bike is in need of a tune-up, you’re in luck. Cascade Bicycle Club is partnering with mechanics from Velo Bike Shop and Autonomous Bicycle Co-op for Dust Off Days. Get a free bicycle tune-up and replace any busted parts.
Doctors at Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center have diagnosed the first recorded case of a disorder they call “Bicycle-related hypochondria” or “Bi-pochondria.” According to a report released by the center, sufferers become fixated on the idea that their bicycle is continually beset by imaginary hardships.
Biking for transportation and fun has been a large part of my life for many years. Since finding out I was pregnant, I have biked pretty much every day, and there have definitely been some lessons learned along the way.
We all know listening to headphones while riding isn't the safest habit, but it was a different reason that got me to give up the earbuds. Distraction-free biking gave me the time to be creative, meditative and present when things got hectic.