• 2016
  • citation needed] In 2016, Surly announced an updated version of this cargo bike, which they called "The Big Fat Dummy. (wikipedia.org)
  • America
  • Recent updates: 1/6/01- Check out the Bike Across America 2000 reunion pictures in the Photo Gallery . (angelfire.com)
  • This site is devoted to the Bike Across America 2000 trip through the Silver Lake Conference Center in Sharon, CT. (angelfire.com)
  • Perimeter Bicycling Association of America, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit, tax-exempt organization in Tucson, Arizona, responsible for the production and promotion of four major cycling events: El Tour de Tucson, El Tour de Mesa, Cochise County Cycling Classic and Tour of the Tucson Mountains. (wikipedia.org)
  • A roadster bicycle, is a type of utility bicycle once common worldwide, and still common in Asia, Africa, Latin America, and some parts of Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Others who run rodeos are schools, outdoor recreation companies, the Boy Scouts of America, State Farm Insurance, and large bicycle shops or sporting goods stores. (wikipedia.org)
  • riders
  • Use of hard shells declined rapidly among the general cyclist population during the 1990s, almost disappearing from road and cross country mountain bike helmets by the end of the decade, but remaining popular with BMX riders and more aggressive mountain bike disciplines such as downhill riding . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hyderabad Bicycling Club (HBC) is a bicycling club for riders in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. (wikipedia.org)
  • The founding clubs were the Concerned Off Road Bicyclists Association, Bicycle Trails Council of the East Bay, Bicycle Trails Council of Marin, Sacramento Rough Riders and Responsible Organized Mountain Pedalers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The MBTA offers certain provisions for riders wishing to make part of their trips by bicycle. (wikipedia.org)
  • children's
  • After many decades, when bicycles were regarded only as children's toys, many American adults took up cycling during and after the bike boom of the 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children's bikes are often donated when they are outgrown, and abandoned bikes are sometimes obtained through partnerships with police departments (evidence control), street cleaning firms, or from large institutions such as schools and universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • cyclists
  • Bicycles were ridden off-road by road racing cyclists who used cyclocross as a means of keeping fit during the winter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1951 and 1956, the French Velo Cross Club Parisien (VCCP), comprising about twenty-one young cyclists from the outskirts of Paris where they were born, developed a sport that was remarkably akin to present-day mountain biking. (wikipedia.org)
  • Folding
  • Standard non-folding bicycles are permitted on most MBTA service, though they may be restricted at peak hours: Folding bicycles are allowed on all MBTA vehicles at all times provided they are fully folded before going through faregates or entering vehicles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Folding bicycle frames are characterized by the ability to fold into a compact shape for transportation or storage. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1890s
  • Feminism portal Gender studies portal Women's sport portal Bike boom Feminism History of the bicycle, especially the 1890s "bicycle craze" Timeline of women's rights (other than voting) Victorian dress reform Roberts, Jacob (2017). (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • Currently the Hyderabad Bicycling Club proudly boasts of over 2000 Members from the Twin Cities of Hyderabad & Secunderabad and its suburbs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Banned from bicycle racing in France in 1934 to avoid rendering diamond-frame bicycles obsolete in racing, manufacturing of recumbent bicycles remained depressed for another half century, but many models from a range of manufacturers were available by 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1979
  • By 1979 he had developed a custom-built lightweight bicycle which was uniquely suited to the wet and muddy off-road conditions found in the south-east of England. (wikipedia.org)
  • rides
  • Well, the bike rides well and I posted a review to roadbikereviewdotcom's mtb page. (angelfire.com)
  • Other Perimeter Bicycling events include: an annual Bike, Fitness & Health Expo, Indoor El Tour, El Tour Adventure 10k/5k Walk/Run series and Family Fun Rides associated with most events. (wikipedia.org)
  • pedals
  • When sitting on the bike, you should be able to just about fully extend your legs to reach the pedals when they are in the lowest position. (kidshealth.org)
  • An exercise bicycle or bike, or stationary bicycle, or Exercycle is a device with saddle, pedals, and some form of handlebars arranged as on a bicycle, but used as exercise equipment rather than transportation. (google.com)
  • type of bicycle
  • A variation on this type of bicycle is the sports roadster (also known as the "light roadster"), which typically has a lighter frame, and a slightly steeper seat-tube and head-tube angle of about 70° to 72° degrees, fitted with cable brakes, comfortable "flat" North Road handlebars, mudguards and, as often as not, three, four or five-speed internal hub gears. (wikipedia.org)
  • Derailers began to be used on this type of bicycle starting in the early '40s. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • In the United States, the coaster brake was the most commonly fitted brake throughout the first half of the 20th century, often comprising the only braking system on the bicycle. (wikipedia.org)
  • A bicycle wheel is a wheel, most commonly a wire wheel, designed for a bicycle. (wikipedia.org)
  • It had a step-through frame rather than the diamond frame of the gentlemen's model so that ladies, with their dresses and skirts, could easily mount and ride their bicycles, and commonly came with a skirt guard to prevent skirts and dresses becoming entangled in the rear wheel and spokes. (wikipedia.org)
  • consists
  • The modern and most common frame design for an upright bicycle is based on the safety bicycle, and consists of two triangles: a main triangle and a paired rear triangle. (wikipedia.org)
  • A frameset consists of the frame and front fork of a bicycle and sometimes includes the headset and seat post. (wikipedia.org)
  • decades
  • During the past few decades, traditionally styled roadster bicycles have regained popularity in the Western world, particularly as a lifestyle or fashion statement in an urban environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • road
  • Some modern road and track racing bicycle helmets have a long tapering back end for streamlining . (wikipedia.org)
  • Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes . (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the first examples of bicycles modified specifically for off-road use is the expedition of Buffalo Soldiers from Missoula, Montana to Yellowstone in August 1896. (wikipedia.org)
  • In England in 1968, Geoff Apps , a motorbike trials rider, began experimenting with off-road bicycle designs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animation of a single pivot side-pull caliper brake for the rear wheel of a steel framed road bike. (wikipedia.org)
  • When standing astride the bar with your feet flat on either side, there should be about 1 to 2 inches (2.5 to 5 centimeters) of space between your crotch and the crossbar for a road bike and 3 to 4 inches (7.5 to 10 centimeters) for a mountain bike. (kidshealth.org)
  • It can also improve your performance if you really get into spending time with road or off-road biking. (kidshealth.org)
  • What a road does at a macro level to increase transport, the bicycle supports at the micro level. (wikipedia.org)
  • To navigate through the site, click on the links in the frame on the left, which include our trip itinerary, a photo gallery with pictures that were added while we were on the road, links to various bike sites, and a contact page. (angelfire.com)
  • It's Bike Stations at Gachibowli and Necklace Road have transformed the city, resulting in more and more people taking to cycling. (wikipedia.org)
  • of Telangana) has set up its own "hbc Bike Station" on the Necklace Road, having 30 Hybrid Bikes, 30 MTB Bikes, 10 Tandem Bikes, 15 Road Bike and 15 Kid Bikes. (wikipedia.org)
  • These bicycles can be used by any person with a nominal rent per day on the necklace road. (wikipedia.org)
  • The museum also includes a selection of 20th century road, track, touring and transportation bikes, a library and archive of cycling books and periodicals, and other related materials and artifacts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basso Bikes is an Italian manufacturer of road racing bicycles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basso Bikes is a sponsor of Morvelo Basso, a British amateur road racing team. (wikipedia.org)
  • The axle can attach using a: Quick release - a lever and skewer that pass through a hollow axle designed to allow for installation and removal of the wheel without any tools (found on most modern road bikes and some mountain bikes). (wikipedia.org)
  • bicycles have adopted standard axle spacing: the hubs of front wheels are generally 100 mm wide fork spacing, road wheels with freehubs generally have a 130 mm wide rear wheel hub. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other Surly bike models include: 1x1: single-speed mountain bike Steamroller: single-speed bicycle Pacer: road racing bike Cross-Check: cyclo-cross bicycle Cross-Check SS: a single-speed version of the Cross-Check cyclo-cross bicycle Straggler: cyclo-cross bicycle w/ disc brakes Straggler 650b: Straggler with 650b option for wheels. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bicycle Fixation's Harold Ikerd wrote, "The ability to change gear ratios while on the trail, road, or lost is heavenly! (wikipedia.org)
  • tire
  • During the down-stroke, the piston then displaces the air from the pump into the bicycle tire. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some such pumps are designed to cut off before a suitable pressure (much higher for a bicycle than a car tire), and will much under inflate the tire. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are two main types of tire valves to which the bicycle tire pump attaches. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first bicycle wheels followed the traditions of carriage building: a wooden hub, a fixed steel axle (the bearings were located in the fork ends), wooden spokes and a shrink fitted iron tire. (wikipedia.org)
  • A bicycle tire is a tire that fits on the wheel of a bicycle, unicycle, tricycle, quadracycle, bicycle trailer, or trailer bike. (wikipedia.org)
  • Three main techniques for attaching a bicycle tire to a rim have been developed: clincher, wired and tubular. (wikipedia.org)
  • Big Fat Dummy Designed to haul large loads with a max tire width of 5.25" The following Surly cycles have been discontinued: Conundrum: a mountain unicycle Instigator: a Hardtail mountain Bike, reintroduced in 2014 Dingle cog: A two-speed track cog for fixed gear bicycles. (wikipedia.org)
  • women's
  • Historically, women's bicycle frames had a top tube that connected in the middle of the seat tube instead of the top, resulting in a lower standover height. (wikipedia.org)
  • helmet
  • A bicycle helmet is designed to attenuate impacts to the head of a cyclist in falls while minimizing side effects such as interference with peripheral vision. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is ongoing scientific research into the degree of protection offered by bicycle helmets in the event of an accident, and the effects of helmet wearing on cyclist and motor vehicle driver behaviour. (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular the debate over bicycle helmet laws is intense and occasionally bitter, often based not only on differing interpretations of the scientific and other academic literature, but also on differing assumptions and interests of various parties. (wikipedia.org)
  • The bicycle helmet arm of Bell was split off in 1991 as Bell Sports Inc. , having completely overtaken the motorcycle and motorsports helmet business. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first commercially successful purpose-designed bicycle helmet was the Bell Biker, a polystyrene-lined hard shell released in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • Wearing a bike helmet is a must if you value your life. (kidshealth.org)
  • Any bike store can help you adjust your helmet so it fits. (kidshealth.org)
  • The safety check for the rider is the helmet and bicycle fit. (wikipedia.org)
  • mountain
  • Mountain bikes share similarities with other bikes but incorporate features designed to enhance durability and performance in rough terrain. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the majority of mountain biking falls into the categories of Trail and Cross Country riding styles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mountain bike orienteering adds the skill of map navigation to mountain biking. (wikipedia.org)
  • He named it a "mountain bicycle" for its intended place of use. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time, there were no mountain bikes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) is a non-profit educational association whose mission is to create, enhance and preserve trail opportunities for mountain bikers worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • The IMBA strives to promote mountain biking, trail building, and trail maintenance in a way that enhances the local community, and in a way that considers and minimizes the ecological impact to the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • The museum is the home of the Mountain Bike Hall of Fame, which was founded in 1988 in Crested Butte, Colorado. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Marin Museum of Bicycling and Mountain Bike Hall of Fame https://www.instagram.com/marinmuseumofbicycling/ https://www.facebook.com/MarinBikeMuse https://twitter.com/bikemuse https://www.pinterest.com/mmbhof/ https://www.youtube.com/user/MMBHOF Phillips, Matt. (wikipedia.org)
  • found on higher end BMX hubs and some mountain bike hubs) Modern[when? (wikipedia.org)
  • Mountain bikes have adopted a 135 mm rear hub width, which allows clearance to mount a brake disc on the hub or to decrease the wheel dish for a more durable wheel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Troll: mountain/touring/commuter bike with 26-inch wheels World Troller: This is a Troll frame fitted with Torque Coupling and S Bicycle Torque Couplings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Karate Monkey: 29er mountain bike Ogre: 29er mountain and touring bicycle. (wikipedia.org)
  • wheels
  • The 1870s and 1880s saw the development of the safety bicycle which roughly resembles bicycles today, with two wheels of equal size, initially with solid rubber tyres. (wikipedia.org)
  • Long Haul Trucker: touring bicycle Disc Trucker: touring bicycle w/ disc brakes, frame based on the Long Haul Trucker Trucker Deluxe: Long Haul Trucker with S and S Bicycle Torque Couplings, allowing it to be disassembled for travel (available as frameset, with 26-inch wheels only) Pack Rat : A touring bike which has font-loading capability. (wikipedia.org)
  • organizations
  • Perimeter Bicycling was founded in 1986 by Richard DeBernardis and has helped raise over $32 million for local and national charitable organizations[citation needed]. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bike Collective Network: an umbrella association of bike co-ops and other organizations Bike Workshops Research: research into bike workshops led by Simon Batterbury, University of Melbourne Community Bicycle Organizations: a list of bike co-ops worldwide, sorted by country and province/state International Bicycle Fund community bike programs directory. (wikipedia.org)
  • racks
  • It also has officials hustling to come up with more bike racks, better signage and maybe even a plan to truck the daily glut of bikes back to San Francisco. (sfgate.com)
  • Most (over 95%) MBTA stations have bicycle racks available. (wikipedia.org)
  • A small number of MBTA stations have "Pedal and Park" cages, which allow for more secure bicycle storage than normal open racks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each cage includes racks for 50 to 150 bicycles, six security cameras, lighting, and a police intercom system, with the intent of deterring bicycle thefts. (wikipedia.org)
  • includes
  • It includes at least bicycle manufacturers, part or component manufacturers, and accessory manufacturers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hall of Fame is located on the top floor of the building and includes the bicycles of Major Taylor and Frank Louis Kramer as well as a championship sash and medals from Frank Kramer. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Bike Collective Network includes a regionally-sorted list of hundreds of co-ops scattered across a few dozen countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • trails
  • There's more to the bike than just what kind of trails you'll be riding. (kidshealth.org)
  • Some MBTA stations offer direct connections to off-street trails and bicycle paths, many of which are rail trails built on former railroad rights of way. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • They often sell new and used bike parts as well as refurbished bikes, and offer formal bike repair and bike assembly classes. (wikipedia.org)
  • sheldonbrown.com/measure.html: Precise measurements are often needed so bicycle parts will assemble correctly. (wikipedia.org)
  • often found on track, fixed gear, single speed, BMX and inexpensive bikes) bolt - the axle has a hole with threads cut into it and a bolt can be screwed into those threads. (wikipedia.org)
  • frames
  • Frames that use cables for members that are only under tension, such as the Dursley Pedersen bicycle pictured, the Pocket Bicycle, the 2009 Viva Wire, the Wire Bike from designer Ionut Predescu, or the Slingshot Bicycles fold-tech series. (wikipedia.org)
  • safety
  • The Kiwanis clubs originated the idea of teaching bicycle safety to organized groups of children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Police Chief Rosanne M. Sizer of the Portland, Oregon Police Department said, "It's important that our children understand bicycle safety. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each rodeo usually begins with a short lecture on bicycle safety and is then followed by a written exam to test the child's knowledge of bicycle use. (wikipedia.org)
  • Every Bicycle rodeo has a safety course. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most rodeos begin the course with the safety check for both the rider and the bicycle because it is very important. (wikipedia.org)
  • brakes
  • The primary differences are that the continental bicycles tend to have a higher handlebar position for a more upright riding posture, and are more likely to have rod-actuated drum brakes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Single Speed
  • Many club bicycles were single-speed machines, usually with a reversible hub: single-speed freewheel on one side, fixed-gear on the other. (wikipedia.org)
  • tubeless
  • Several basic types are available: Floor pumps Frame-mounted Compact or mini Foot-operated Double-action Blast or tubeless In its most basic form, a bicycle pump functions via a hand-operated piston. (wikipedia.org)
  • club
  • In Oregon, one Chemeketan club member, D. Gwynn, built a rough terrain trail bicycle in 1966. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hyderabad Bicycling Club is a not for profit organisation registered under section 25 of the Indian Companies Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • The club organises regular bicycling events in and around Hyderabad, broadcasting their upcoming and past events on Meetup , Facebook Page and a closed Facebook Group. (wikipedia.org)
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Bike Pirates Bicycle Club. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some club bicycles would be likely to have a more exotic Sturmey-Archer hub, perhaps, a medium- or close-ratio model, 3 or 4 speed, with a very few even being equipped with the rare ASC 3-speed fixed-gear hub. (wikipedia.org)
  • enthusiasts
  • Bicycle enthusiasts disagreed with this medical assessment, and asserted that the physical activity was good to improve one's health and vitality. (wikipedia.org)
  • modern
  • Two of the first modern bicycle helmets were made by MSR , a manufacturer of mountaineering equipment, and Bell Sports , a manufacturer of helmets for auto racing and motorcycles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rear
  • The uncommon prone bike moves the cranks to the rear of the rider, resulting in a head-forward, chest-down riding position. (wikipedia.org)
  • commuter
  • The agency allows bicycles to be carried on all fixed-route services except the Green Line and the Ashmont-Mattapan High Speed Line light rail lines, although they are restricted on the commuter rail and heavy rail subway services at peak hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • A number of commuter rail and subway stations, as well as the bus stations at Arlington Heights and Watertown Square, have covered bicycle parking areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two MBTA Commuter Rail cars are modified to hold bicycles - one entirely for bicycles, and another with half the space remaining as seating - and a third is planned to modified similarly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Latest in the offering, this bike is also effective as a commuter. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • Bikes based on the Cleland design were also sold by English Cycles and Highpath Engineering until the early 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • An early bike co-op was the Fahrrad.Selbsthilfe.Werkstatt, founded in 1983 in a formerly squatted factory in Vienna, Austria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The elevated chainstay bicycle was popular in the early 90s. (wikipedia.org)
  • mechanism
  • and the brake mechanism itself, a caliper or drum , to press two or more surfaces together in order to convert, via friction , kinetic energy of the bike and rider into thermal energy to be dissipated . (wikipedia.org)
  • design
  • Leete skipped the October issue and called it November both to make it more current, and because they were behind in production as they worked on the design change to Bicycling! (wikipedia.org)
  • The roadster is very similar in design and intended use as the European city bike, a model still used in Germany, Denmark and most notably in the Netherlands (see below). (wikipedia.org)
  • this is why some people refer to bicycles of this design as Dutch bikes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The design has since been used in utility bikes to facilitate easy mounting and dismounting for both genders, and is also known as a step-through frame or an open frame. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stations
  • Bicycle storage areas are offered at many stations, with "Pedal and Park" locking bicycle cages at certain high-usage stations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bicycles are not allowed to be transported through the transfer stations at Park Street, Downtown Crossing, and Government Center at any times due to crowding in narrow corridors in the old stations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The stations are: mounting and dismounting the bicycle, changing direction and turning in circles, steering through tight spaces, weaving, having the ability to stop quickly, turning around, riding the bicycle very slowly while maintaining balance, and learning to maneuver tight turns. (wikipedia.org)