He makes it look so darn easy! The music used in the video is from Divine Comedy.
If you have ever been a victim of a porch bandit (the time your brake pads where delivered but never received), you will enjoy what the ingenious Mark Rober designed to take revenge.
A cyclists asks a car driver to get off the phone. The driver claims he can drive just fine while on the phone and then rear ends another driver.
I couldn’t stand on Jordie’s platform let alone drop-in on it. He is a little crazy, but also very talented.
Singletracks, a mountain biking website, published a list of their “Best 2019 Trail Bikes.” I’ve always taken issue with this type of editorial for a lot of reasons. IT’S ONLY NOVEMBER: How can anyone name the “best” of 2019 when all the 2019 models have yet to be released? So right off, “The Best 2019 Trail Bikes We’ve Ridden So Far” or “What We Guess Will Be The Best 2019 Trail Bikes” are both more accurate titles for the piece. YOU DON’T WANT FIRST-EVER TECHNOLOGY: One of the six “Best…
Last week’s Woolsey Fire engulfed and destroyed a place I’ve grown to accept and appreciate as my second home. The beautiful house belonged to my wife’s mom, Donna. She and Allen, her late husband (thank the Lord he didn’t have to see this), spent 47 years in the house. Donna refers to this as time spent in paradise. The 90-year-old great grandmother is at peace with losing her home (and all her art) and is moving full-speed ahead with a champion’s determination. She already has replaced one of her cars…
Riding too slow can work against you. Click here to watch a bike get launched (and its pilot cheat death).
November 16, 2018: Here is an interesting (and long) read by Kevin Alexander of Thrillist about how his article identifying his favorite hamburger joint seems to have caused the place to close down. Guess I’m not the only one who feels a little guilt over sharing secrets. October 29, 2017: Forgive me, for I knew not what I’d done. I thought I was helping friends and strangers find great places to ride mountain bikes. How was I to know I was killing the sport at the same time? A little…
The 2018 Mike Nosco Memorial Bicycle Ride is in the books. Each rider was treated to beautiful Southern Californian weather (okay, it was a little hot in some of the canyons) and the camaraderie of over 1,000 like-minded riders. I’ll post more photos over the next few days (isn’t retirement great?) so check back.
You can’t get your hands on the electric-powered Porsche Taycan until next year, but you can see it featured in a promotional video from DJI who are promoting their new drone, the Mavic 2. Also captured in the video is a mountain bike rider (on the road) with a ginormous pack on his back (the rider pops on the screen at the 14-second mark). To all my riding friends, be careful of silent speeding Porsches.