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Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day to all! It's important to stop and think about the meaning of the day on these important public holidays.  Memorial Day is a day to honor those who died serving their country in military service. This holiday was established after the Civil War as Decoration Day, a day when soldier's graves … Continue Reading ...

Hub's Bike to Work Week is a great week to start cycling to work in a supported environment

HUB’s Bike to Work Week in Metro Vancouver starts 25 May

The HUB’s Bike to Work Week in Metro Vancouver starts on Monday 25 May! Bike to Work Weeks are a great time to start cycling to work, because of the support you can draw on along the way. It’s also a safer time to start cycling to work, because there are more cyclists on the streets, so motorists are a bit … Continue Reading ...

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Best Winter Cycling Jacket under $200 – Gore Bike Wear Countdown GT Jacket – An Average Joe Cyclist Review

Gore Bike Wear Countdown GT Jacket is a great cycling jacket! I even wear it when I’m NOT cycling, because it keeps me dry and visible. On the bike, my Gore Bike Wear jacket provides a waterproof, accommodating, comfy outer shell, making it an excellent investment for bike commuters planning to bike through rainy seasons. Its comfort fit also makes it a good choice for mountain bikers.

Jaybird Bluebuds X vs Freedom Sprint

Jaybird Bluebuds X vs Freedom Sprint

The Jaybird Bluebuds X are more expensive than the Freedom Sprint. Both are premium headphones, but the Jaybird Bluebuds X are a lot MORE premium than the Freedom Sprint. This post features a table that compares the Jaybird Bluebuds X with the Freedom Sprint and clearly shows which is better value for money.

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MS Bike Ride

Our First Charity Bike Ride – The MS Bike Ride

Here’s an account of our first charity bike ride – the MS Bike Ride. We finally got around to doing a charity bike ride, and it was a great experience. We are looking forwards to our next charity bike ride!

Selene Yeager

How to Ride Your Way Lean

Instead of doing the usual kind of book review of Ride Your Way Lean: The Ultimate Plan for Burning Fat and Getting Fit on a Bike, I thought I’d actually take the book out for a test drive by following the recommendations of author Selene Yeager and seeing if they would work for me.

Top cycling posts

Top Cycling Posts for 2014

These were the top cycling posts for 2014 on Average Joe Cyclist. The list of top cycling posts included my Garmin Edge Touring Navigator GPS Bike Computer Review; Giant Avail 3 Road Bike 2013 Review; my Miraculous, Cheap Cure for cycling knee pain; a guide to Stanley Park Seawall Bike Trail in Vancouver; a review of the Panasonic Mid-Drive Bike Motor on Emotion BH Race Bike; and a guide to the BionX PL-350 Electric Bike System.