Archive | January, 2013

Destination Utah!

I’m back in Utah, Salt Lake City to be precise. The last time was in June, 2012 for my initial training with Backroads. ¬†Before I left the Bay Area, I was able catch up with some friends and family. ¬†One of these was Jim Thill, the owner of Hiawatha Cyclery, and formerly the writer of […]

Stein Mini-Cassette Tool

Olivia has finally gotten 99% of her gear together for the big New Zealand adventure. She picked up a neat little tool and I wanted to watch her try it for the first time. The Stein Mini Cassette Lockring Remover. This clever little tool takes the place of a conventional cassette removal tool setup, which […]