Friday, May 27, 2011

This Week In Bicycle Commuting

Yesterday I rode to work, yet again. I posted the ride on the ICommute Trip Tracker, but I have yet to win a prize for all my virtuosity.

I found this mysterious little slightly prurient-looking thing in the middle of the road yesterday. Naturally, I picked it UP to see what it was. Naturally.

2011May026 Shift Sock 002

Well, as it says, it is "The Original Ryder Clips Shift Sock™". It's a bootie for your motorcycle shift lever. So you don't scuff your shoes. How cute!

I wore my pretty aqua Swami's glove this morning, as my regular pair sat in a puddle of water from the neighbor's leaking water heater all night.  The Swami's glove are very nice. They do not have a wrist strap, you just slip them on.  Taking them off, that's a bit more difficult.  There are loops on the of the fingers to pull on as you work them off your hand. It takes a while.  But, they sure look nice! I just hope the members of the Swami's club do not take exception to me wearing their gear!

Commuting miles on bike this week: 20 point something.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Dad

Did you "pick it"?

And why do you go to the "closet" gas station??

ha ha

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