Category Archives: Bicycles

2018 Trek Pro Caliber 9.7

I wanted a light mountain bike capable of speeding up the more mellow trails near where I live. Some people suggested that I get a gravel bike but I wanted a bike which I can also take it down steep … Continue reading

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A bicycle ride near the ocean

I went for a bicycle ride yesterday and ended up getting lost. Here are some pictures including the picture of the mountain side I climbed up with my bike by my side and a picture pf a church playing some … Continue reading

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If You Live in Ward 2 Consider Voting for John Roberts for East Bay Regional Parks District Director.

If you are a voter in East Bay Regional Park District’s (EBRPD’s) Ward 2 of: Piedmont, parts of Oakland, or mid-Western Contra Costa including Orinda, Lafayette, Canyon, Moraga, Rheem Valley, Rossmoor or part of Walnut Creek, you have a chance … Continue reading

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PLUGGED OR UNPLUGED; MOUNTAIN BIKE ACTION MAGAZINE TAKES AIM AT OFF ROAD MOTORCYCLES

Recently while riding my bicycle on the road and the trail I have passed and been passed by electric assist bicycles. It does not bother me because I ride on the street and get passed by cars all the time. … Continue reading

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TREK SUPERFLY FS 8 FULL SUSPENSION MOUNTAIN BIKE

The 2014 Trek Superfly FS 8 is affordable, has oversized wheels and is quite light for a full suspension mountain bike. The 29 inch wheels are a real advantage in the punishing terrain where I ride. My 15.5 sized Trek … Continue reading

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TWENTY-NINE INCH MOUNTAIN BIKE WHEELS VS. TWENTY-SIX INCH WHEELS

Initially when I was first introduced to the 29 inch wheel size I was highly skeptical and thought that it was yet another ruse by mountain bike manufacturers to sell more bikes. I have seen it all; everything from Biopace … Continue reading

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DREAMS OF MY MOTHER

Actually this post is not about my mom’s dreams. It is about a dream that I had about my mom. The title has a certain swagger to it. It is reminiscent of something our president might have written if he … Continue reading

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