• Ghost bike sits at site of fatal accident

    Submitted by 303cycling on June 23rd, 2008

    Today a Ghost Bike sits at the site of last week’s fatal bike accident that left one cyclist dead and many wondering what can be done to prevent this from happening again

    What’s a ghost bike? A Ghost bike is usually a beater bike that is placed at the spot where a cyclist fatality has taken place to memorialize the rider and remind others (both car and cyclist) of the dangers of bike riding. Read more

    • Riding the Switzerland Trail in Boulder

      Submitted by Kris Thompson on June 22nd, 2008

      Some say the Hall, Heil and Walker are all over ridden while one of Boulder County’s gems sits nearly empty, the Switzerland Tail. For those not familiar, the Switzerland Trail it is an old narrow gauge rail bed which has long since lost its ties and rails, winds its way from Ward (almost) to Sugarloaf mtn. Read more

      • Friday Fun — Le Tour

        Submitted by Kris Thompson on June 20th, 2008

        Lastly… OMG is that really Phil Ligget… him and Keith Richards will live forever! Cycling really has come a long ways

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        • 1+26 for next week’s ShortTrack

          Submitted by Kris Thompson on June 19th, 2008

          #3 is in the bag and this week’s short track hurt a bit more than the last two. Starting at the back of the field does not help but I have always enjoyed being the hunter more than the hunted so spending the race chasing and passing is very motivating while sitting in 1st at times can be very stressful(but that does not happen that often).  Read more