Industrialized Cyclist Notepad

Surprisingly High

The number of cyclist fatalities in Japan last year.

According to the data, there were 633 fatal bicycle accidents last year, with most occurring in Saitama, Tokyo, Aichi and Osaka prefectures.

via Police recommend safety training for reckless cyclists ‹ Japan Today: Japan News and Discussion.


Global Velodrome Database

From They call it the world’s best velodrome database. That is probably the case.

Bike of the day: This thing
January 10, 2012, 02:00
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I saw this and immediately wanted to go carve traffic on my way to Pablo’s Coffee House.


Increase in Southern Cal bike thefts blamed on fixed gear fad
January 9, 2012, 05:57
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Bicycle thefts surging –

Operative word was. For sixteen weeks in 1992.

This is an interesting take on bike theft. Now they want fixed gear bikes as well as the old road frames for conversions. Used to be thieves were completely uninterested in both types.

Bike of the Day: spartan Panasonic
December 12, 2011, 01:05
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