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Ride Report - Austin to Corpus Christi

4 minute read Published: 2018-03-17

Me and my friend Matt recently rode from Austin to Corpus Christi. We had a great time, ate a lot of Mexican food and rode many miles. This post has some details about our trip that someone else bikepacking through Texas might find useful.

So you shamed someone about not wearing a helmet

1 minute read Published: 2019-09-17

tldr; Please, if you care about the safety of bike riders then stop harrasing people over helmets and encourage more people to ride bikes. That will actually make us all safer .

How to stay safe on your bike

3 minute read Published: 2019-03-03

Safety is important when riding your bike. I've read countless Internet comments by experts on this topic and have compiled, for your convenience, a list of all the necessary safety precautions that one should take when operating a bicycle on roadways.

Keep in mind that your safety is entirely your responsibility. There's literally no way for someone to harm you in a way that is not your fault. Remember: You chose to ride a bicycle.