That’s right, suckers, it’s one of these. New year, new introductions. Show me your personal bikes/rides, talk about your personal bikes/rides. History, specs, love. I command it. Continue reading The Cycling Thread wants to know about your ride
Greetings, wheel-based animals. This week’s topic is your recent acquisitions, specifically new bikes. If no recent lineup changes’ve occurred, please, acquaint us with your present pride and joy. Continue reading The Cycling Thread gets a new bike
Bikes sometimes begin making noises. This week’s theme is: your bikes: have they ever made ‘weird noises’ and, if so, how did you/have you rectified such annoyances? Continue reading The Cycling Thread makes noises
Hallo alle zusammen und herzlich wilkommen im Avocado Cycling Thread. Hier unterhalten wir uns über Radfahren und seinen Facetten. Das Thema dieser Woche: Radfahren im Winter! Viel spass! Continue reading The Cycling Thread is German!
It’s Autumn, one of two shoulder seasons, a season which, like a shoulder, rolls; Autumn rolls into Winter. Change is upon us. As some here may know due to my increasingly frequent mention of it, I’m imminently moving overseas, and … Continue reading The Cycling Thread Gets Ready
Greetings, fellow rollers. I hadn’t had time throughout September to post the bike thread as I’ve been busy with work and my moving preparation, but I’ve some time now to get back on it for a couple weeks. My question … Continue reading Autumn Bike Thread
Greetings, reiters. We’re talking tires. Which size do you use? 700c? 650b? How inflated do you keep yours? This week’s prompt inspired by a GCN video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGm-gcNEkUQ& – I watched last night regarding how road racing has more and … Continue reading The Cycling Thread asks about your tires
After months suffering a creaking, increasingly uncomfortable seat, one which had developed a strange and likely prostate-shredding bulge in its middle, I replaced my seat with a lightly used Selle Italia Discovery saddle sitting in a used bin in the … Continue reading The Cycling Thread asks about your seat
Greetings, riders of all kinds. Another busy week, another last-minute cycling thread. My question this week is simple. So simple. Like so many things in life. How often do you cycle per week? (besides this, please feel free to share … Continue reading Rock ‘n’ Roll Cycling Thread
Apologies mashers, spinners, freewheelers, roadies, tourers, downhillers, commuters, the people who ride fixies, and Glyph! Super busy day yesterday, so busy I completely forgot to put up this week’s cycling thread, but absence, wheeled friends, makes the heart grow fonder. … Continue reading The Cycling Thread is late! (again!)
Hey homies! Absolutely huge amount of stuff on my mind right now causing me to forget this until just now! Let’s call this an openish thread plus this prompt: How do you beat the heat cycling while it’s hot hot … Continue reading The Cycling Thread is a bit late!
That’s right, friends, gear. Not steroids, but your cycling gear. What’s on your bike and what’s on you when you ride? Anything you can’t go without? Anything you picked up recently? Hit me! (today’s pic is the Giubilato down by … Continue reading The Cycling thread talks gear
Title says it all. What is the greatest distance you’ve ever cycled, Avocados? I watched a video perhaps last year (or the year before? Every year since 2020 has been a temporal blur) which indicated, if I’m remembering correctly, cycling … Continue reading The Cycling Thread wants to know the furthest you’ve ever cycled
The week’s finally here. Tell me, friends, about your bike(s). Pictures, anecdotes, histories. That’s what we’re here for this week. Gush about your ride. And/or just tell us how cycling has been for you this past week. We’re free and … Continue reading The Cycling Thread asks about Your Bike
Greetings riders, whippers, commuters, disputers, and Glyph (if he so desires) to this week’s cycling thread, where we talk all about that thing we all like to do. How’s your week going riding-wise? How are you, reader? This week, uncle … Continue reading The Cycling Thread Asks About Your Town
Greetings, cyclists and bike-riders (and Glyph) of The Avocado. I’m going to try and run the weekly cycling thread throughout the Summer this year (likely between now and Septemberish, terminal point coinciding with, at that point in time, what I … Continue reading Surprise Cycling Thread!
This is a place for all enthusiasts of two wheeled muscular powered contraptions (and also Glyph). It’s the first week of Real Cold weather here in Memphis so I’ve had to bust out the merino shirts and tights for my … Continue reading The Cycling Thread is getting chilly
This is a place for all enthusiasts of two wheeled muscular powered contraptions (and also Glyph). No real topic this week. In personal news I’m 99% certain I’ll have a new job soon which will involve a 25 mile commute … Continue reading The Cycling Thread is shifting gears
This is a place for all enthusiasts of two wheeled muscular powered contraptions (and also Glyph). This weeks optional topic looks forward to the changing of the seasons. The cooler weather allows for longer, harder rides but the lower amount … Continue reading The Cycling Thread plans for the Fall (The Season)
This is a place for all enthusiasts of two wheeled muscular powered contraptions (and also Glyph). Today I’d like to talk about the various ways cities make cycling safer and easier that are collectively known as “Bike Infrastructure”. Protected bike … Continue reading It’s Infrastructure Week at the Cycling Thread!
This is a place for all enthusiasts of two wheeled muscular powered contraptions (and also Glyph). Today let’s talk about, cycling and cycling in fiction. Adults who bicycle sometimes have a negative reputation in media, portrayed as childish or losers … Continue reading The Cycling Thread is thinking about pop culture