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    Midnight Saddles Resuscitated!!!

    It's been a long time, friends, since that wonderful Midnight Saddles ride following the Apollo anniversary extravaganza show on the mall. FU COVID!

    Mark your calendars for Midnight Saddles: 2021...
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    This is very useful to know. I'm checking out...

    This is very useful to know. I'm checking out their website now.

    For informational purposes related to insurance, I had this experience not long ago:

    When my bike was stolen in LA in November,...
  3. Livability 22202 also prepared a statement...

    Livability 22202 also prepared a statement mirroring many of the same issues

    https://livability22202.org/route-1-working-group/

    VDOT Feasibility Report is Incomplete and Unsatisfactory
    After...
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    I'll be there for a little while at the beginning

    I'll be there for a little while at the beginning
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    Who has to stop?

    At this intersection, drivers have to ask the bikes to stopIn more bike-centric countries, like the Netherlands, itís the bikes and pedestrians whose travel gets prioritized.

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    One can always pull a roller bag, I suppose ...

    One can always pull a roller bag, I suppose

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    (This actually worked. I pulled this a little more than a mile, but on relatively smooth pavement, one could go farther.)
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    I believe I have biked to DCA at least 3 times...

    I believe I have biked to DCA at least 3 times for travel.
    Most recently, I used the Capital Bikeshare bikes and thus did not need to concern myself with parking my bike.
    It was a 16-day trip, and...
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    Actually, there were lots more people than just...

    Actually, there were lots more people than just those listed here.
    Interesting side note: although we all went to Bob & Edith's afterward, I believe I was the only one who actually ordered pancakes.
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    I'm in for MVT help followed by pancakes Sent...

    I'm in for MVT help followed by pancakes

    Sent from my H3123 using Tapatalk
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    On the other side of the coin, I have recently...

    On the other side of the coin, I have recently observed two runners who took due care prior to their "Safety" Ivan. One, in fact jogged off the right side of the trail, stopped and surveyed the trail...
  11. Update: I traveled in the downhill direction...

    Update:
    I traveled in the downhill direction about 2 weeks ago. I rolled in at a leisurely pace and gave a friendly wave and greeting to the young gentleman stationed at the entrance. He responded...
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    Good bike fitter sought

    Hello friends,
    I have a bike buddy who has had some back issues. She loves to ride, but it can lead to back stiffness and pain. I think a good bike fitting can help.
    I know many of you swear by...
  13. Well, I've always been curious about the...

    Well, I've always been curious about the piecemeal Intercounty Connector trail that was mostly eliminated from the ICC when it was built, because of all the environmental damage it was going to...
  14. But the chicken (or the egg) is progressing (or...

    But the chicken (or the egg) is progressing (or something like that; metaphors schmetaphors). There are a lot more people on bikes than there used to be, and I find that many drivers are...
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    I have not played before, but once in the past I...

    I have not played before, but once in the past I looked at the time/reward ratio, and it seemed pretty high. Converted to $/hr it came out to something under $5 if I recall. So it seemed like not...
  16. I encountered a guard about two months ago on the...

    I encountered a guard about two months ago on the Army-Navy side who signaled for me to stop. I "failed" to notice and went on (I also "didn't hear" her yelling after me). The guard at the top also...
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    That's correct. The BAC lobbied for a some time...

    That's correct. The BAC lobbied for a some time to put this intersection on "full recall," which means that the walk signal comes on every cycle without the need to push any buttons.
  18. That explains a lot.

    That explains a lot.
  19. If the lane is not wide enough to allow me to...

    If the lane is not wide enough to allow me to ride on the right--and allow room for the driver to pass me with three feet of clearance without partially crossing into the oncoming lane--then I will...
  20. That's an old photo.

    That's an old photo.
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    Sticky: go to freezingsaddles.org and scroll down

    go to freezingsaddles.org and scroll down
  22. No, I mean the Nationals-provided, free, attended...

    No, I mean the Nationals-provided, free, attended bike parking by the right field gate.

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    Sticky: Sorry I didn't see this earlier. The Freezing...

    Sorry I didn't see this earlier. The Freezing Saddles calendar shows the 8am Friday coffee club at Peregrine Coffee near Eastern Market.
    I believe the Maryland people are still meeting at Board and...
  24. Nationals Park bike valet - is it open for 2021 season?

    Has anyone attended a Nationals game or ridden by during a game and noted whether the bike valet is open? The Nationals website indicates that it is, but I want to doublecheck before I roll over...
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    There is a small working group of members from...

    There is a small working group of members from the Arlington Bicycle Advisory Committee that is working with MWAA on a number of bike-related improvements. This is on the list.

    The good news is...
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