Welcome to 2009, everyone. If ever a year was stacked to exceed expectations, this is the one, if you know what I mean. What resolutions have you made? Besides wishing for more (more miles, more bikes…) I hope you’ve included a measure of serendipity in your resolutions.
In 2009, I hope you encounter a new form of cycling. Is it fixed gear, commuting, 29R, restoration, humanitarian, 3rd World travel, invention? Will this be the year you build a frame or wheel? Will you try piloting a tandem for a blind friend; sell an unused bike for less than it’s worth to someone deserving? The list is limitless. Cycling is just that way.
As for me, I began the season by leaving Full Speed Ahead after nearly six years. Read more →