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The marriage of bicycling and beer


The two consumable products that tend to be favorites among cyclists are ice cream and beer. While I have yet to see a beer brand directly tied and marketed to ice cream, the close relationship between beer and bicycling has … Continue reading

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Summer delights – blue waters, ice cream, and bikes


Three of my favorite summer delights in this photo from last evening – the blue waters of a northern lake (Lake Lansing in this case), a cup of ice cream (QD’s caramel cashew in this case), and our two Trek … Continue reading

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Bicycle advocacy in action – “Operation Soft Serve”


No, this is not an effort to slow down the speed of tennis serves at Wimbledon. Actually, it is a program recently initiated by the Mid-Michigan Active Transportation Coalition (MMATC) – now the Advocacy Committee of the Tri-County Bicycle Association to coax … Continue reading

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