Table of Contents
ON THE COVER: Photo montage by Jeff Guerrero
CONTENTS: Music and merrymaking in Savannah, Georgia. Photo by Joshua Siebert
6 - Editor’s Statement
8 - Publisher’s Statement
10 - I Love Riding in the City
Readers share their tales of urban cycling.
28 - 24 Hours of Bike!Bike!
A participant’s report from the conference.
30 - Click, Click, Clique
Manhattan’s Ezra Caldwell shares his love of bicycling and photography.
34 - Into the Arena
Can our mate talk himself into the gladiatorial arena that is London’s city streets?
38 - Gallery
44 - The Truth About Track Bike Geometry
An opinionated framebuilder spouts off.
50 - The Organic Urban Cyclist
There are many types of riders in the city, which one are you?
52 - Don’t Kiss an Elephant on the Lips Today
The highs and lows of boozin’ and cruisin’.
58 - Starting a Local Advocacy Organization Part II
What it means to operate as a non-profit.
62 - Love Affairs
Like the love of a good woman, cycling is impossible for the author to leave behind.
64 - Technical Gubbins
Brad Quartuccio, Joe McManus & Kurt Morrison
How to tension a singlespeed chain, why bells are cool, a cheap theft deterrent and tool-free tire removal made easy.
70 - No Exit