The Abilene Ride of Silence that takes place once a year is meant to bring attention to share the road. Whether it's national bicycle month or not we're reminded to be nice and share the road all the time.
Weather in Abilene is good for bike riding just about year round. Even in the winter months, you can find several days that are amenable to getting out and getting some beneficial exercise. My wife and I have been riding since March, so we are relative 'newbies' to the activity...
The 'Bent Wheel Bash' bike event is this weekend (October 22nd and 23rd) at Buck Creek Trails and the Warren Dodson Police Training Center, at 4557 East Lake Road. The annual race is expected to host around 300 riders to take on the 8.5 mile course this Sunday, and riders can register any time this weekend before the race itself or sign up online at bikereg.com..
There's plenty to see and do both
Approximately 1,500 riders line up at the starting gate at Whataburger Field in Corpus Christi for the beginning of 'Conquer The Coast' 2011. (Photo By Randy Jones)
This past Saturday my wife and I rode the 'Conquer The Coast' bike ride in Corpus Christi. It's a 68-mile event that takes riders all the way around Corpus Christi Bay. It was a fantastic day with beautiful weather, and also a chanc
You never know what you're going to find at an Abilene garage sale. Even when you're not really looking. We turned down the street leading to our house early Saturday morning just in time to see a guy ride to the corner on a bicycle and lay it down to tack up a garage sale sign...