Category Archives: Guest Articles

Guest Review by Ken Sturrock: Gary Fisher Simple City 8 M

Editor’s note: When Gary Fisher Bikes unveiled their prototype Simple City platform at the 2007 Interbike, there was TREMENDOUS buzz in many bike blogs about this bike…a mixture ranging from…

Guest Article by Frederick Lippens: Riding on Cobblestones

Frederick Lippens spends a good mile of his commute rolling over cobblestones. While most of us don’t have commuting routes that rough, there are some good tips to share, so…

Guest Article: Ann’s DIY “Porteur” Rack

Our friend Ann Rappaport has been at it again…some of our readers marveled at her homemade kitty-litter bucket panniers, but that’s nothing compared to this incredible feat of DIY engineering!…

Guest Article: “Unwritten Rules of Bicycle Commuting” by Matt FitzGerald

Matt FitzGerald: I’ve been giving this some thought and have realized that there is an unwritten code of commuting by bicycle. No one else discusses this code and I cannot…

Guest Article: Commuting for Fitness by Doug Sullivan

We met Doug at the Urban Commuter Expo. Super cool guy and we told him about Guest Articles. The fella is quick, he sent me his article on Monday morning….