Browsing articles from "January, 2020"
Jan
20
2020

Trail Ramblings: What Is Keeping Your Rubber Side Down?

I’m seeing a lot of tire tracks, so even though conditions are atrocious, I know some of you are managing to stay upright in it. Like I’ve mentioned before, I’m using studded tires this year for the first time and am enjoying them. While high quality tires, (they were stored about twenty years in the garage with no checking, one of them seeing just one season of wear) the studs are not tungsten steel carbide. […]

Jan
13
2020

Trail Ramblings: What's Your Level Of Satisfaction?

Many of you saw the survey circulating on social media asking about your level of satisfaction or dissatisfaction with aspects of the quality of life in Lincoln. It’s generated by the University of Nebraska Public Policy Center, and includes questions about Lincoln’s parks and trails, among a variety of other topics. One question concerns the ease of bike travel in the city, and a whole section is devoted to Parks and Recreation. It brings up […]

Jan
6
2020

Trail Ramblings: Do You Have Cycling Resolutions For The New Year?

Some of us make resolutions, others do not. Do you have any cycling specific resolutions for the new year? Here are a few to consider. Commute to work more (or at all). Ride all the trails of Lincoln, like the group of runners featured in Monday’s newspaper. I don’t think there’s a trail in Lincoln I haven’t ridden on at some time, but I may not have done them all in a single year, so […]