8 Editor’s Statement
10 Publisher’s Statement
12 I Love Riding in the City
Readers share their tales of city cycling.
60 Pedals Plus People
Photos of bike culture from the Sunshine State.
68 Urban Legend - Mike Shih
Mike Shih is a Philadelphia cyclist who takes DIY to a new level.
82 Victory of the Bicycle
A peaceful ride in Berlin turns into an unpleasant adventure.
84 Masterlink Tech
Learn to open masterlinks with ease.
88 Diagnose A Stuck Stem
How to know if your stem has got the best of you.
90 Line Up Your Hot Patch
Practical reasons for this finishing touch.
92 No Exit
Cycling on other planets.
You risk a $250 ticket for running red lights in Austin, TX. Photo by Daniel Liebowitz , www.thyneighborsbike.com