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Sea Otter 2008
Day Two
Genghis Kahn Video
Intro Day One
Choose Life Video

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Tara Llanes:
Determined to Recover
Finding your Green Self


New Feature:
Map your Rides!


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Cross Nationals
45 Minutes
Win or Lose
Gale Force Cross
Elements of Cross


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Videos


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Got Pink?
Speaking With:
Magnus Bäckstedt
Wounded Warrior Project:
Phoenix to Vegas
Grow Your Own Bike?
Young Mechanics
Speaking with:
Shonny Vanlandingham
Stories From the Road:
The Spinning Stars


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Interbike
Faces on the Mountain
Cross Vegas
The Showroom Floor
A Cycling Shambhala
BMC FourStroke 03
Rock & Roll Lives at Defeet
Demo Days
WTB MX Prowler Review
Interbike 2007 Intro


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Videos


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Junior Development
Voices:
Benny and Christian Zenga

Green Choices
On the Soldier Ride
The Jury is Still out...



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Pedros
Faces of Pedros
Lea Davison Teaches
Kids to MTB

Women's Skills by
Alison Dunlap

Coming alive
Going Green



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Voices: Reginald Harkema
Bike The World: New York
Team Trips For Kids
The Ironclad Triathlon
The Ride of Silence
Ladies Night at R-A-B
Bike the World
Bike Polo
Get Your Friends to Ride!



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Sea Otter
Grand Theft Velo
In the Heart and Mind
of the Beast

It's All About the Wheels
A sense of Paradox
Sea Otter: Super D
What is Sea Otter?



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Which Holiday Treat
Are You?

Raisin a Comeback
Marilyn Price:
Making Trips for Kids




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2006 CX Nationals Sidelines
2006 CX Nationals Day 2
2006 CX Nationals Day I
2006 CX Nationals Intro



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Warmth Recaptured
The Road Ahead
On The Well Worn Path
Fireflies in the
Garden of Gray

A Ride With the Cannibal
Hoop Talk



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Interbike '06
Grande Finale
Innocence Lost
Outdoor Demo
and Hangover Ride

Interbike 2006 Intro



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24 Hours of Willamette
Twilight at the Velodrome



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Pedros Fest '06
The Faces of Pedros
Not-so Still of the Night
The Bold and The Vulgar
Trailing Off
Stickers, Glue, Ribbons,
Markers

Good Times in the Sky
Downhiller Hunting at Jiminy
Pedros Fest Intro 2006



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Heart Rate Monitor
Mt. Hamilton
Critical Mass
The Mountain of the Devil
Fighting for the Finish
Hey Watch Your Feet!
Special Film Pull-out
Bicycle Film Festival
Tour du Parc
The Five Boro Bike Tour
VOICES: Peter Sutherland
VOICES: Brendt Barbur
VOICES: Jacob Septimus
Stillwell Interpretive Trail
Resurrecting the Vanderbilt
Motor Parkway

Kicking it up a Notch
Bicycle Film Festival Intro
The Fat Tire Classic
The Road to Zamora
Edison, NJ Show
Carlisle, PA Show
Bike Show Intro
SLIME Torture Test
Step Away from the Lube
Energy Crisis
CX Camp for Juniors
Gear Guide: 2006
Inside the CX Nationals
Road to Nowhere
Take it Hard, Take it Easy
Liberty Mutual Cyclocross
Nationals Day Three

Liberty Mutual Cyclocross
Nationals Day Two

Liberty Mutual Cyclocross
Nationals Day One

Liberty Mutual Cyclocross
Nationals Intro

Holiday GIFT GUIDE
The Unbearable Art
of Wrenching

Tasting the Brew
A Crewman's journey
275 Miles for Youth
Letters from the Road
Patterson Pass Insurgence
The Power of Critical Mass



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Interbike '05/ Las Vegas
IB '05: Red Rocks Canyon
IB '05: Indoor Expo
IB '05: Lake Mead
IB '05: Outdoor Demo II
IB '05: Outdoor Demo I
IB '05: Intro



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Pedros Fest '05
Night Moves
Roughin' It!
Words With Tinker Juarez
Pedros' Faces
Jiminy Peak Free Ride
Womens' Skills Clinic
Pedros: Day One
Pedros Intro



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Chicago
Bicyclist Haven?
What's Not to Bike?
Sites @ Night



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West Coast
Cali Travel Intro
Hitting the Wall
Lake Chabot
Tour de Truckee
Ride to Skyline



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Tarmac Tacos
The New York Bike Show
The Deluge Ride
New Jersey Bike Show
Stinging the Rio
Roaring Mouse Race Series
(Spring 2005)

The Agony and Ecstacy
of Icy Rain...

Visions in Saffron
Margo Conover Speaks Out
Repurposing
The Blizzard Ride
PBBC 2005 Season Opener
26 Degrees of Separation
The Abondoned Bike
Bite My Style:
Messenger Fashion




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Death Valley:
Two Cyclists Enter

Car-Free: Kara
Car-Free: Max
And the Winner is...
Halloween in Gotham
Battling El Diablo
Interbike: The Event
Interbike: Intro
Cape May,
A Cyclist's Dream

A d'Liteful Adventure
Catching up with
the Catskill Wheelmen

BTC Daily 2004
Crashpads:
Crash and Burn?

IBEX MTB Trail [Series]
Prelude to a Champion
Rudy Project: Part Deux
Take Time to Appreciate
Stretching for a Fit Body
A Soggy 5 Island Tour
Incident Report
The Pump Showdown
Manhattan Greenway
Burley D'Lite Pre-Review
Bike Rodeo
When Polar Bears Attack
Almighty Leap Ride
Essential Cycling Toolkit
Training up! [The Series]
Selle Italia/Cannondale Ride
Wanna do a charity ride?
PBBC 2003 Season Opener
Rudy Project Eval Ride
Fixing Flats On the Go!
The Ride Dine 9.13.03
Road Riding Safety
Winter Riding Safety
Cycles Le Femme Jerseys
Helmets and Safety
Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

As the warmer days of Spring arrive so do the extra incentives to ride. Maybe you train all year, in snow, rain, sleet, hail, frogs falling from the sky... but, perhaps your less ardent loved ones are a tad less inclined to wheel out. This Spring lure them to ride with the promise of pleasant sunny conditions and new journeys. They don't know what they are missing thus it becomes your job to show them. Don't drag them out to ride (kicking and screaming) peak their interest instead, make them come to you out of their own inquisitiveness.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

On your next ride, bring a camera - take photographs of some of the curious and beautiful things that you have become accustomed to seeing everyday. Blossoming flowers, budding trees, vivid sunrises or sunsets will all entice your non-cycling mates to join you. Once you've got a decent cache of photos, put together a route book with the images in it. Then show the book to your friends and invite them to join you on a casual ride to explore a route built up from stop-offs from the book made up of those photos as destination points.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

rule In planning the route, make sure you keep the distance easily within the limits of the least accomplished participant. Plan to have breaks to enjoy the scenic attractions from your photos. Make the route fun and safe, with little to no traffic.
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Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Want to further entice your friends'/family's interest? Try setting up a scavenger hunt or Geo Caching event to make the trip fun. This will give kids and adults alike an objective to take their minds off of the fact that they are actually riding. For the adults in the crowd, throw in a stop off at a winery for some mature fun.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Just make sure everyone knows to swish and spit... For the kids in the crowd, make one of the stops a carousel or amusement park ride that they can all go for a spin on. The green dragon (see photo) is sure to get a few giggles in, then the peanut gallery can hop back on the bike.
Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Make a section of the trip on an easily ridable off-road path, this will give everyone a taste of what the trail can offer. While in the woods, you can teach them some basic trail riding techniques and then point out the colors available from throughout the spectrum courtesy of young japanese maple leaves and cherry blooms. Pretty soon, you'll have more company on your rides then you can handle.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

As the warmer days of Spring arrive so do the extra incentives to ride. Maybe you train all year, in snow, rain, sleet, hail, frogs falling from the sky... but, perhaps your less ardent loved ones are a tad less inclined to wheel out. This Spring lure them to ride with the promise of pleasant sunny conditions and new journeys. They don't know what they are missing thus it becomes your job to show them. Don't drag them out to ride (kicking and screaming) peak their interest instead, make them come to you out of their own inquisitiveness.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

On your next ride, bring a camera - take photographs of some of the curious and beautiful things that you have become accustomed to seeing everyday. Blossoming flowers, budding trees, vivid sunrises or sunsets will all entice your non-cycling mates to join you. Once you've got a decent cache of photos, put together a route book with the images in it. Then show the book to your friends and invite them to join you on a casual ride to explore a route built up from stop-offs from the book made up of those photos as destination points.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

rule In planning the route, make sure you keep the distance easily within the limits of the least accomplished participant. Plan to have breaks to enjoy the scenic attractions from your photos. Make the route fun and safe, with little to no traffic.
rule

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Want to further entice your friends'/family's interest? Try setting up a scavenger hunt or Geo Caching event to make the trip fun. This will give kids and adults alike an objective to take their minds off of the fact that they are actually riding. For the adults in the crowd, throw in a stop off at a winery for some mature fun.

Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Just make sure everyone knows to swish and spit... For the kids in the crowd, make one of the stops a carousel or amusement park ride that they can all go for a spin on. The green dragon (see photo) is sure to get a few giggles in, then the peanut gallery can hop back on the bike.
Convince your loved ones to ride, use the seasonal good weather

Make a section of the trip on an easily ridable off-road path, this will give everyone a taste of what the trail can offer. While in the woods, you can teach them some basic trail riding techniques and then point out the colors available from throughout the spectrum courtesy of young japanese maple leaves and cherry blooms. Pretty soon, you'll have more company on your rides then you can handle.

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