As most of our readers may recall, my faithful commuter bike – Toro – was stolen earlier this summer. Fortunately the friendly bike community came to my rescue!
From borrowing a friend’s bike:
To riding a bike from Heritage Bicycles for a day (review to come):
But most importantly, I adopted a “new to me” bike:
I’ve been riding around town on this Trek 820 mountain bike now pretty consistently for the past month and am getting used to the different riding style of a mountain bike. There are a few tweaks that I may make, especially for the long-term, but she’s been great so far.
SO, now, fellow Bike Commuters, today’s Friday Musing: What do I name her?
For the past month, I’ve referred to her as the blue bike or just simply as “Blue”. But a few friends and colleagues have recently started the name game and have made a few suggestions. This is where you come in – please vote on one of the suggestions OR add a suggestion of your own: