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Cycling in small doses

Those small bicycling rides can add up. Instead of waiting until my mood and the weather is just right for a big ol' monster bicycle ride, I've been using my bicycle for light errands in whatever the weather. Here in the Northwest, that usually means drizzle and temperatures in the upper 30s to 40s — …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/02/02/cycling-in-small-doses/

Sponsors take care of Lance

His bicycle race winnings aside, Lance Armstrong makes more in a year from endorsements than most of us will make in a lifetime.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/31/sponsors-take-care-of-lance/

Counterfeiting LiveStrong bracelets

Copies of the LiveStrong bracelets go on sale, but they don't help cancer survivors or cancer research.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/29/counterfeiting-livestrong-bracelets/

Not all Trek bicycles are “Made in the USA”

Where does Wisconsin-based Trek make most of its bicycles? Asia, of course.

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Recall for bicycle brake cables by Shimano

Bicycle component maker Shimano has issued a recall for some brake cables sold for road bicycles in North America. The recall was announced in Europe six weeks ago.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/27/recall-for-bicycle-brake-cables-by-shimano/

New link in Seattle area bicycle paths

I'm greeted with a happy discovery on a warmish winter day bicycle ride.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/26/new-link-in-seattle-area-bicycle-paths/

The Lance tourism factor

Six-time Tour de France bicycle race champion Lance Armstrong and his team draws a lot of interest in Solvang, California.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/25/the-lance-tourism-factor/

The price of attacking a bicycle rider

A man, pushed from his bicycle during a training ride, wins an out-of-court settlement from two teens.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/24/the-price-of-attacking-a-bicycle-rider/

RAAMing across America

NBC aired last summer's Race Across America on Jan. 22. It featured charges of cheating, a support team abandoning its rider, and the usual heroics by most participants.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/21/raaming-across-america/

More on Missouri town's bicycle ban

A Missouri newspaper recently editorialized about the town that prosecuted a “no bicycling” case against a man suffering MS.

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.bikingbis.com/2005/01/20/more-on-missouri-towns-bicycle-ban/