Bicycle Gear Hits the Tech Blogs

Resource Revival has created wall clocks from used bicycle front crank gears. Both Gizmodo and Gear Log have featured these clocks. Gizmodo link and the Gearlog link.

Gizmodo also has an article on Rainlegs. Research shows the area a biker gets wet the most is the top of our thighs and knees. Rainlegs protects those. Treehugger link. Some posters disagree about this being the correct area. Check out the Treehugger blog for the comments.

The 2006 Rides Just Keep On Coming

April 1 – Smokin’ Spokes Bike Ride – Salado, TX

April 1 – 7th Annual Pedal Power Wildflower Ride – LBJ State Park, TX

April 1 – Ride for Heroes – Aledo, TX

April 2 – Katy Ram Challenge – Katy, TX

April 8 – Tour de Cypress – Mount Vernon, TX

March 25 – The Rosedale Ride – Austin, TX

April 8 – Wildflower Bike Ride & Cycling Tour – Cuero, TX

April 1 – Tour Dallas – Dallas, TX

April 8 – Lancaster County Ride – Lancaster, TX

April 8 – Pedals & Paws Clean Air Expo – Plano, TX

April 14 – 16 Easter Hill Country Tour – Kerrville, TX

April 15 – Edgewood 80 Back Roads Tour – Edgewood, TX

April 22 – Tour de Hood – Granbury, TX

April 21 – 23 Fiesta Wildflower Ride and Fitness Weekend – San Antonio, TX

April 29 – Red Poppy Ride – Georgetown, TX

April 29 – Metric Century Bicycle Rally – Muenster, TX

April 29 – Beauty & The Beast Bicycle Tour – Tyler, TX

April 29 – Hill Country Ride for AIDS – Austin, TX

March Rides to Consider

Go to the event calendar for more details.

March 4th Pedal Thru the Pines – Bastrop, TX

March 11th Spokes ‘N Spurs – Liberty Hill, TX

March 25th Spring Fever 2006 – Sulphur Springs, TX

March 18th Steam-N-Wheels Bike Race & Fun Ride – Abilene, TX

March 25th Education Expedition Bike Ride – Richmond, TX

March 19th The Great Escape Bicycle Ride – Pearland, TX

March 25th Loblolly Liberator Bike Ride – Nacogdoches, TX