Browsing articles from "February, 2018"
Feb
20
2018

Board of directors seeks additional members

A Letter from the BicycLincoln Board of Directors This year marks a new phase for BicycLincoln. In 2018 we will finalize our 501(c)3 non-profit status. This will allow us to take a more formal role in a variety of projects, from seeking grants to partnering with both private and public entities to develop programming.   As part of taking this step, BicycLincoln is expanding its board and encourages anyone passionate about increasing cycling for transportation […]

Feb
19
2018

Rambling Different Trails: The Big Tour.

A few days before we were scheduled to leave for our cycling tour down the Mekong river from Ventiane, Laos to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, I heard from our guide that he couldn’t lead the tour. His two Germans had to cancel and he couldn’t do it with just us. Then he said something that changed everything:”I’m sure you can cycle without a guide.” Well, sure, I cycle around Zhoukou all the time without […]

Feb
5
2018

Rambling Different Trails: A Good Week For Riding, Finally.

The past week has been a little warmer, above freezing and dry, so with winter break on, I’ve finally gotten to do more riding. Steve slipped trying to brake on black ice about two weeks ago, and while riding doesn’t bother him so much, starting and stopping does. We’re hoping his hip’s healed up enough to not cause problems on our upcoming bike trip to Laos and Vietnam. We fly to Bangkok Saturday. That has […]