Tag Archives: Bike Maintenence

I’M BACK!

Unfortunately, I let my domain lapse for a few weeks and just now have been able to get CarFreeBrad.com back online.  It’s not “in action” yet.  To actually create content is a bit more involved.  But topics that are on … Continue reading

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LAZY REPOST ALERT- SOMETHINGS HAVEN’T CHANGED(MUCH)

I made this video on October 19, 2011 while living in Worcester, MA. It’s kinda’ sad how much of my rain routine hasn’t changed.  The one positive sign of learning, is my foot solution. I’ve iterated to something that “kinda” … Continue reading

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32 Hour Workday and I Shouldn’t Be Driving….

In case you haven’t noticed, my posts have been few and far between lately.  That’s no accident.  Sure I’ve been pretty busy but who isn’t?  It’s been more a result of “drivers remorse”. Last week, Freight Farms was in the … Continue reading

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Lance Armstrong Not Allowed to Compete in Triathlon! Doping again, really?!?!

I’m as “anti-doping” as the next guy and was ready to hate Lance Armstrong the last time this came up.  Originally I was a fan of him as an athlete but didn’t really care about him as a person.  I … Continue reading

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Love it or Hate it, It’s Good For the Sport!

All opinions aside, it’s always cool to watch a good highlight reel.

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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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Seriously, You Need To Have One of These!

If you plan to be car free and like me have only the most basic working knowledge of bike maintenance, you need a great bike mechanic friend.  I was just ridiculously lucky that my buddy Will turned out to be … Continue reading

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Some Days You’ve Got It, Others You F-ing Don’t!

Today was a big old DON’T!  I had a accelerated finance class from 9am-5pm, my rain gear suffered a wardrobe malfunction, my glasses broke while resting on my head. The straw that broke the bikers back was when my pedal … 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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Do you want a Party, a card……….

As the one year anniversary of my CarFree life approaches, I’ve been thinking about what I should do to commemorate the occasion.  It doesn’t seem right to have a party (although that is my default thought process) but it seems … Continue reading

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