Trip logs and pictures
- South Carolina-Georgia-Florida (Sawmill), February 2002
- Boston 1982
- Other 1980's Bike Trips
- Digest of NY-Boston-Hillside (Pennsylvania)-NY Ride (811.53 mi., July 19-24 and 28-29, 1997)
- Pictures from Boston-Hillside 1997
- Boston 1998 and
Hillside 1998 pictures (August 1998)
- Back to Personal Home
Page: Click here for more pictures and trip logs
Bike Miles since July 19, 1981: 143818.0+ (231446.3+ km)
Click here for information on a pulse
monitor I built which does what the $800+ Polar heart rate monitors &
interfaces do: gives realtime pulse display, flashes on each systole and
downloads and analyzes the data in realtime, saving it in an ASCII file on
flash memory or disk to be read by graphing or other programs. Took about
1.5-2 days of assembler programming and some inexpensive parts lying
around the apartment.
(As of April 4,
2004; 22+ years)
Various other cycling resources
Usenet Bicycling Newsgroup
Usenet: Technical Bicycling Information
/pub/Bicycles directory at Princeton U.
Rivendell Bicycle Works
How to Build Your Own Wheels (by Sheldon Brown)
MTBR Tech Talk - Road Bikes
Cycle America's IBRD Home Page Nat. Bicycle Greenway (NBG) in action
Cat Eye Company, Ltd. Home Page
You Crank Me Up
Bicycle touring page.
WELCOME TO BIKE NEW YORK!
Annual Boston - Provincetown Ride, Saturday 6/20/98
Why Bike Trailer for car free cargo carrying , camping, bike touring
page / Bike Barn / select bike
Sheldon Brown's Cyclecomputer Calibration Chart
REX - Bicycling
- Visual stories from America and Asia
The AIDS Rides are popular but expensive, with over half of
raised funds going to administrative expenses, and a minimum $1400 in
donations required from the rider and sponsors combined. They could do
a great service to all by revising this policy.
The Florida AIDS Ride has split from the management of the other AIDS
Rides and is now called the Florida Red Ribbon Ride; it still goes from
Ft. Lauderdale to Orlando. According to the
April 1998 Log Cabin
Newsletter this was due to disagreements with the way the other AIDS
Rides were done, including the fact that most of the funds raised went to
administrative expenses and paying high salaries for AIDS Ride officials,
instead of going to organizations fighting AIDS.
The others (Boston-NY, Philly-DC, Chicago, Texas, California) are
still run by Tanqueray AIDS Rides Network
Here's how to do it without all the overhead!
American Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR), General Information
Then you can use the money you saved to plan and do a really great bike tour!
Click here to E-mail me for info on
doing your own ride to Boston, Philadelphia or D.C.!
The background is an embossed (depth 3) and gamma-corrected snapshot of
the 2 1/2 (not 3) mile hill on R.I. Rte. 3 in Arcadia, Rhode Island, April
1, 1982, shortly after noon. More info on the Boston
1982 page in the "Three Mile Hill"/"ascending out of Hope Valley"
paragraph. This shoulderless section of four-lane road has since been
upgraded to two lanes with a nice wide shoulder; the section farther up
the hill remained four lanes with a good shoulder which was designated a
bike route in the late 1990's.
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