Category: Bicycles

Bicycles

Angels on every corner

My bike got nicked while I was running the door for PattiPow’s choir concert, at the Korean Hall at Hastings & Clark. The ol’ slippery pole trick got me. I locked my bike to a sign post with not-one-but-two heavy-duty U-locks, and even gave the pole a firm tug to ensure that it was solid …

Bicycles

Don’t lose your bike key

When I help a customer in the bike shop to choose a new lock, my standard spiel includes: “…and it comes with five identical keys. Don’t carry them all around together”. So guess what I did? Five days ago with the best of intentions, I finally reclaimed my old mountainbike from Red Sara’s crowded shed. …