Tag Archives: Bicycle

Dropped Chain- Making Lemonade!

I had a whole post written that talked about how exhausted I am and would keep things short and to the point.  Well, when I saved it.  It was gone. So all you get is that my chain got stuck … Continue reading

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Cool Bike Rider Crash Barstool Sports: Boston

This is one of those things you see on the internet that I just don’t know how to play.  I’m caught squarely in my own personal moral “no mans land”. First and foremost, I don’t ever want to see a … Continue reading

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A vibrant Boston needs major avenues for bikes – Opinion – The Boston Globe

This is one of those opinion pieces where the title says it all.  I won’t go on about it because of the whole “preaching to the choir” thing.  But I wanted to point out the outgoing Boston Bike Czar’s comments … Continue reading

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2012 Boston Midnight Marathon Bike Ride

Now that the hoopla around Marathon Monday has died down and the weather is slightly more seasonal, I think it’s prudent to comment on one of the coolest parts of the Boston Marathon, the bike riders! Although I was unable … Continue reading

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Don’t Door Me Bro

I’ve witnessed a new move repeatedly on Shrewsbury St in Worcester.  More often than I’m comfortable thinking about I’ve watched people sit in there parked car with the engine off and lights out(maybe they are checking email or texting, I … Continue reading

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Bicycle Commuting On The Rise

CarFreeBrad.com at it again, just changing the game.  Sure I didn’t start this thing until just over a year ago but it seems to have had a Back to the Future type of retroactive effect on the numbers.  Don’t believe … Continue reading

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Clark University Open Bike Shop! CarFreeBrad Influence in Action!

I’m saying that I’m the only reason that Clark is opening a bike shop to offer education, repairs and parts for reasonable prices but you can’t deny it’s at least a wacky coincidence. Think about it, almost exactly 1 year … Continue reading

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You CAN’T get this in a car

As the weather around here heats up and everyone gets excited for spring and observation must be made. No, I’m not going to bash all the “fair-weather” bikers on the road or anything like that.  Mostly because I love to … Continue reading

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One Year Celebration Post- The Documentary Trailer!

Today marks one year to the day that I turned in my car and officially started this journey.  In honor of that here’s a short video that a Clark Grad student did as part of her final project. If you … Continue reading

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If your can’t duct it, f*ck it!

I’m no bike mechanic expert but I ride everyday and put my rig through a lot of abuse over the past 364 days. At this point, I’ve realized that in order to live life CarFree you have to accept a … Continue reading

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