Category Archives: Events

Hubway Opening Day Celebration

TweetHubway and the Red Sox, two great Boston institutions, will celebrate the return of spring with opening day celebration on Monday April 8th. Hubway will mark the occasion with a rolling celebration around Boston, Brookline, Cambridge and Somerville. Join in … Continue reading

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Biking in 2013

TweetSo, I hate to write one of those blog posts where I say “I haven’t posted in a long time but I plan to start posting again” because it seems like I’m setting myself up for failure.  Nevertheless, I’ve come … Continue reading

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Circle the City

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TweetFor one bright Sunday morning, State Street and the Greenway in downtown Boston were closed to automobiles allowing people to ride bikes, stroll, and play in an event called Circle the City.  My son Peter brought his scooter and then … Continue reading

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Hub on Wheels 2011

TweetMy son Peter & I participated in Boston’s citywide bike ride Hub on Wheels yesterday, our second consecutive year of participation.  Participants could ride a 10-mile route on Storrow Drive or extend it to 30 and 50-mile routes around the … Continue reading

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Bikes Not Bombs Bike-A-Thon 2011

TweetOn Sunday June 26th, my son Peter & I rode in the fundraiser Bike-A-Thon for Bikes Not Bombs. We were able to raise $376 for this worthy cause (feel free to add to our donations). All-together 464 riders raised over … Continue reading

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JP Bikes Spring Roll

TweetOn Sunday, a hundred or so happy cyclists came out to circle Jamaica Plain in JP Bikes annual bike parade.  My 3 1/2 year old son Peter rode with me in the annual JP Bikes Spring Roll and had a … Continue reading

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Bikes Not Bombs Bike-A-Thon (Sponsor us!)

TweetWould you like to help out a cute 3.5 year old kid and his dad as they ride a bike 15 miles around Boston to support Bikes Not Bombs?  Then donate now to support our efforts for the Bikes Not … Continue reading

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Bike Week

TweetI’m beginning to think I should call this the Lazy Bike Commuter Blog as lately I’ve neither been blogging nor biking with any regularity. I can blame the latter on wet weather and sinus infections that make me feel exhausted … Continue reading

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Lilac Sunday

TweetA highlight of Lilac Sunday today was riding through Arnold Arboretum side-by-side with my son.

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Wake Up the Earth Festival

TweetMy son and I biked to soccer practice and then to the Wake Up the Earth Festival in Jamaica Plain today. After the parade passed us on Centre Street we pedaled after it for a while and then took a … Continue reading

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