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Just ride [electronic resource] : A Radically Practical Guide to Riding Your Bike. Grant Petersen.

Petersen, Grant. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780761171270 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2012.

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Summary, etc.: "A wonderfully sane, down-to-earth, and frequently funny guide to riding, maintaining, fixing and enjoying your bicycle."Dave Eggers, New York Times Book ReviewWinner Silver Medal 2013 Independent Publisher Book Awards In the same way that Michael Pollan's slim bestseller Food Rules brought a gust of common sense to the everyday activity of eating, Just Ride is a revelation. Forget the ultralight, uncomfortable bikes, flashy jerseys, clunky shoes that clip onto tiny pedals, the grinding out of endless miles. Instead, ride like you did when you were a kid—just get on your bike and discover the pure joy of riding it.A reformed racer who's commuted by bike every day since 1980, whose writings and opinions appear in major bicycling and outdoor magazines, and whose company, Rivendell Bicycle Works, makes bikes for riders ready to opt out of a culture overrun by racing, Grant Petersen shares a...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Workman Publishing Company, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2535 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 9097 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Sports & Recreations.
Genre: Electronic books.

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