An appreciation of the Raleigh Superbe at seven lucky years.

New Cardiff leather grips on the Superbe. Laurelhurst Park, 3 May 2023. Olympus XA/Kodak Ektar 100 I had a three month "vacation" from riding the Superbe. On a ride in January I broke the front spoke, so it's been sidelined. In April I got around to bringing it to the shop to get fixed. (I... Continue Reading →

A return to Lake Pepin for 2022

My Robin Hood path racer, from the 2018 Lake Pepin Three Speed Tour I've been intrigued by the annual Lake Pepin Three Speed Tour from the first time I heard about it way back in 2005. After years of pining, I went to my first one in 2014. It was a lot of fun, and... Continue Reading →

My Three Speed April 2021 ride: 2 April

You've probably heard about that Three Speed April challenge I run, where three-speeders have the month of April to complete one, several, or all of these five sub-challenges: Ride your three speed at least fifteen miles (25 km) in one ride.A climb of 5% or more grade, with a cumulative elevation gain of at least 100 feet (30 m).A bit of unpaved/dirt... Continue Reading →

An Urban Adventure League August update.

Camera: Minolta Hi-Matic 7s. Film: Ilford HP5 400. Hello, friends. We find ourselves in interesting times. When COVID became a "thing" here in the United States in mid-March, I was hoping we'd be over the hump in a few weeks, a month tops. Of course, that hasn't happened, and we are nowhere near being done... Continue Reading →

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