Monthly Archives: November 2016

Going Places

Going Places

My favorite way to see the world is by bike. That’s no newsflash ’round these parts. It is, if I may, the raison d’etre of this site. But here’s an awkward admission. For ...

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Just Plain Fun

Just Plain Fun

I’ve got friends for whom cyclocross is serious business. UCI races, points, call-ups, spare bikes, they take cyclocross as seriously as a coronary event. I can’t blame them. To race ...

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Friday Group Ride #338

Friday Group Ride #338

When I first started riding mixed-terrain, what some people call gravel but bears no resemblance at all to gravel, I mounted a pair of 28c tires on my road bike and off I went. Occasionally, ...

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The Paceline Podcast #42

The Paceline Podcast #42

Fall is a great season for riding and enjoying. The fitness is still hanging in there and the calendar is full of rides and events. Fatty takes us on a fall tradition that has been a part of his ...

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Recognizing Our Past

Recognizing Our Past

I went to the 2016 induction ceremony for the U.S. Bicycling Hall of Fame Saturday night. Once located in Somerville, New Jersey, a few years back the hall moved to Davis, which has been ...

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The Go-To: Zipp 303 NSW

The Go-To: Zipp 303 NSW

I like quality. I dig greatness. When I sit down to read fiction, I want an author who’ll reach with mad ambition, which is to say I’ll read Thomas Pynchon rather than 50 Shades of ...

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Look at Me Shoes

Look at Me Shoes

I was ready to write how I had ridden a pair of neon-green shoes around for two months without so much as an “oh wow,” when it happened. There I was, rolling down my street, headed out for ...

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The Changing Landscape

The Changing Landscape

Since the introduction of the Human-Powered Travel in Wilderness Act (S.3205), the cycling community has been, rather surprisingly, facing a heated internal squabble about whether or not ...

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Gimme Shelter

Gimme Shelter

We’ve been talking dream bikes on The Paceline. One of the hallmarks of any dream bike is its gorgeous appearance. Nobody sinks three, four, five (or more) thousand dollars into a bike ...

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Friday Group Ride #337

Friday Group Ride #337

It’s a time to count your blessings. Probably all the time is that time, but that’s what I’m working on this week. And when I do perform that particular exercise, the bike crops ...

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