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CatEye Orbit Spoke Mount

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cateye orbit   CatEye Orbit Spoke MountLighting is very essential if you are traveling on your bike like CatEye Orbit.  The good thing about using this light is that it has a good effect on your bike and can really make you very visible at night. 

If you are wondering why it is called Orbit, it is because they are placed on your bike’s spokes.  Once the light has been turned on, the light will move together with the bike wheels.  The movement will cause the Orbit to leave a continuous tail of light.  Because of this, it will seem like you have a light lining along your wheels to maximize your visibility. 

CatEye Orbit has two functions.  You can choose from getting a steady light while you can get the flashing lights.  The light function that you will choose will determine the amount of time that the Orbit will work.  If you will choose a steady light,…

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Bell Vert Multi Sport Helmet

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bell vert multi sport helmet   Bell Vert Multi Sport HelmetHelmets have been designed to protect you while on the road. It has been designed so as to attenuate the impacts to the skull of the cyclist in cases of falls. This therefore minimizes the possible impact or side effects such as interference to the skull of the cyclist. To ensure your safety on the road, it is best to wear helmet all the times. On option that you can take is using the Bell Vert Multi Sport Helmet.
The Bell Vert Bike helmet has the other shell made of high impact resistant ABS plastic. The ABS plastic resists scuffing and the inside is made of EPS foam. It is stylishly designed with sculpted lines in the shell. Also to make it cooler or more comfortable to the wearer, it has 11 vents for ventilation.
When you purchase this helmet it already includes sizing…

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Action Wipes

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Did you ever think that you wouldn’t be needing anymore any wipes since you consider yourself a big, cycling guy already and not a baby anymore? Well, think again! You definitely would need Action Wipes especially if you are into the cycling sport lately or probably you have been a commuter nerd for a few months now.

Action Wipes will not just be beneficial for you to clean your face, neck, or arms. It is also helpful in cleaning some parts of your bike along the way of your cycling journey. Action Wipes give out a clean and fresh scent which would make you smell as if you have just gone back from a refreshing spa. The wipes are made out of natural ingredients and even aromatherapy oils that are considered therapeutic.

Examples of these ingredients would be the oils of eucalyptus and tea tree, proven to clean pores from sweat and…

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Ryders Eyewear Vigor Sunglasses

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ryders eyewear vigor sunglasses   Ryders Eyewear Vigor SunglassesIf you are a type of cyclist who spends more time on the road than in your home, then it is about time you get yourself a pair of Ryders Eyewear Vigor Sunglasses. You must have something that would fully protect your eyes not just from the sun but also from other outdoor elements like tiny rocks, dusts, bugs and even wind which can dry up your eyes.

It is Ryders Eyewear Vigor Sunglasses that can give you best eyewear performance especially if you will be dealing with a wide range of climates. For just $45, you can already enjoy the many unique features of this pair of glasses. Just like the rest of their other models, their temple and nose piece sections have flexible memory wires inside.

This just assures you that with Ryders Eyewear Vigor Sunglasses, you are sure to have a comfortable eyewear fit. Its rubber coating…

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Jayson, E.J’s killer May be Granted Parole

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28 year old Jayson Kilroy and 30 year old Edgar Juarez’s killer could be granted parole and may serve only 13 months after being charged of vehicular homicide. The two cyclists were hit by a truck driven by the motorist, Barbara Thomas, under the influence of barbiturates and morphine. Thomas was found guilty but the parole hearing is yet to come.

Thomas was alleged with other cases such as shoplifting at the Safeway in Colorado and hitting another car before she went her way to the intersection of 26th Street and Westend Avenue where she hit both cyclists along with 3 others. She was charged with four convictions of shoplifting dating back to 1983, drinking in a vehicle, careless driving and traffic infractions even before the incident. To top that, police had been in search for her for a hit-and-run two months before the death of E.J and Jayson.

Friends of the victims are reaching to…

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DUI Applies to Cyclists

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DUI applies to cyclists 248x300   DUI Applies to CyclistsThe D.C. Court of Appeals sent out a ruling that a person who is riding a bicycle is subject to DUI. Associate Judge Vanessa Ruiz cited the validity of this decision. “The traffic act defines ‘vehicle’ as ‘any appliance moved over a highway on wheels or traction tread, including street cars, draft animals and beasts of burden. Furthermore, a comprehensive interpretation of the term ‘vehicle’ is consistent with the intent of the traffic act to regulate traffic for the protection of public safety.”

The root cause of the decision came from a case in January 12, 2007. It was about Baker Everton who was found standing with his bicycle on Georgia Avenue, Northwest. Near Otis Place, the police found him yelling and screaming. He was obviously drunk due to the strong smell of alcohol on him.

The police advised the cyclist not to get on his bicycle but Everton did not…

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Maryland State Senate Approves Bill – Motorists Give 3ft for Cyclists

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maryland state senate approves bill motorists give 3ft cyclists   Maryland State Senate Approves Bill   Motorists Give 3ft for Cyclists“Maryland is currently ranked 40 out of 50 by the League of American Bicyclists due to a lack of bike safety legislation,” One Less Car representative Carol Silldorf, tells us.

Maryland State Senate passed five safety bills for cyclists and is probably about to move up notches in League of American Bicyclists Bike-Friendly rankings. This month’s State’s General Assembly became the venue for five smart transportation bills to break ground.

One Less Car says this is a success. As what its mission statement is, the movement encourages many through educational campaigns, lobbying and open debates and dialogues between the public via communities, governments, and local and state representatives.

Local alternative transportation groups of Maryland also joined in the cheering and further fight to strengthen the rights of cyclists and pedestrians alike.

SB 624 Shoulder Rule bill, SB 51, the Three Foot Rule, and House Bill 282, Funding for Bike/Pedestrian Access are three of the bills for the…

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