• Biking

    Weight-Weenie-Worthy Bike Toolkit

    It seems a little crazy to spend hundreds if not thousands making your bike lighter, but then going on a ride and bringing a 100g+ multi-tool. Some folks don’t even suggest bringing a toolkit, but if you’re doing any kind…

  • Biking,  Fitness

    Weight Weenie Details of His and Hers Cannondale SuperSix Evos

    A little background slash history on our Cannondale SuperSix Evos..  Cannondale Supersix Evo ♂ (Mark’s) was first bought as the original 2012 Cannondale SuperSix Evo Hi-mod, and over the years components were swapped out for something lighter, in true weight-weenie fashion. Hop over here…

  • Biking,  Fitness

    His & Her Bikes

    “First the glory shots, then the gory details”   I first bought my bike in 2012, years before I finally convinced my wife to get into cycling. After a Trek hybrid, a lower-end Specialized road bike later, she finally decided…

  • Biking,  Fitness,  NYC

    Second bike crash in 4 weeks

    Hi, it’s Mark. A rather dejected Mark. It hasn’t been that many rides since my last crash, which unfortunately was caused by a pedestrian who suddenly stopped in the middle of a bike lane at a green light, around a bendy…

  • Biking,  Fitness,  NYC

    Bike Crash at Prospect Park in NYC

    Mark crashed his bike today trying to avoid a pedestrian. We were riding downhill at high speed, and a pedestrian decided to cross the road despite seeing us heading full speed in her direction, then stopped in the middle of…

  • Biking,  Fitness

    Bike upgrade time!

    Greetings bike geeks… This is Mark, Xin’s husband. We thought it’d be useful for me to blog about my experience upgrading my bike, which could be useful information for others. I’ll sneak in from time to time to post on…

  • Biking,  Fitness

    First Road Bike!

    I got a new bike recently – a roadie (finally) – and it has been one of the best purchases I have ever made! Mark found it on Craigslist and I fell in love with it once I tried it…