Category Archives: Just Ask Jack

Just Ask Jack — Deflecting the Naysayers?

Here’s an interesting question…and one I’m pretty well stumped on. Readers, we need your help with this one! If you’ve had experiences like those mentioned in the article, please leave…

Just Ask Jack — OK Bike and Safety for the Kids?

Raye Lynn sent in the following questions: “Hey, I am new to commuting by bike (haven’t started yet.) I have been doing research online and I am drawn to your…

Just Ask Jack — Rain in the Forecast?

Fellow Tampa Bay-area commuter Julie sent in the following question: “I live in Florida where every summer we get thunderstorms every day at 5pm. I can plan my day around…

Just Ask Jack — High-Speed Roads?

Shante sent in the following question: “How do you share the road when the speed limit is 55 mph, there is a low shoulder and cars are going about 70…

Just Ask Jack — Skewers or Bolts?

Brian from Calgary sent in the following question: “My current commuter bike has bolt-on wheels, and I’ve never had a wheel stolen, but I’ll need to replace it soon and…