Tag Archives: tricycle

Day 8. #30daysofbiking

The quest to ride every day in April continues. Today was the first day without fenders.  Short ride, too: From Peoria’s Bushwhacker (on my day off) to Peoria Heights Silver Dollar Saloon, the second destination in the breakfast ride series … Continue reading

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Fat times three. You’ll want to sit down for this

Shut down the radio telescopes. We’ve discovered a sign of alien life right here on earth. Continue reading

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What this country needs is a good right-hand-drive tricycle

Four to six inches of snow overnight. Don’t remember hearing the snow plow, but it must have come by early in the morning. So let’s try out that new studded tire on the tricycle. I never have any problems staying … Continue reading

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Fatal midstay? Tempo Tricycles

The only reason I can think to build a tricycle this way is if you wanted to swap out the rear end, maybe for a cargo platform on an extended wheelbase. Continue reading

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Loopwheels moves bicycle suspension inside the wheel

If Sam Pearce of Loopwheels is successful, future bicycle riders will have a suspension wheel option for smoothing out the ride. Continue reading

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How did tricycles ever catch on?

I know, I know. No water bottle eyelets, no fenders, no racks and, at best, a primitive drivetrain. On the other hand, a tricycle has no need of a kickstand. And the streamers can’t be beat. Also worth your consideration: … Continue reading

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Winter project: Paisley tricycle rebuild

Last week I was in Door County, Wisconsin, riding a tandem every day after rising late and enjoying a leisurely breakfast spent with a copy of The New York Times. This is what you can do when high temperatures are … Continue reading

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