Archives: Biking

Invisible Bike Helmets

Invisible Bike Helmet

To the untrained eye, this just looks like a lumberjack on a bicycle.  A good-looking lumberjack whose lap I’d like to sit on, sure, but that’s not the point.  He’s wearing an invisible bike helmet.  This is not a gimmick, not some sort of bait and switch.  He is ACTUALLY wearing a bike helmet.  And yellow suspenders I’d like to snap.  (Again, not the point.)

I think it’d just be best if I let the designers (two Swedish women in killer shoes) explain for themselves.  Prepare to gasp in delight. …READ MORE!


A New Aquatic Frontier in Biking

Water Biking

I wish this guy didn’t have such beautiful hair.  It confuses me.  Like is this an advertisement for Valtrex or for water-biking?

Adventure-seeker Judah Schiller is trying to jumpstart “a new aquatic frontier in biking” by getting commuters to water-bike across the Bay from Oakland to San Francisco.  I’d like to think I would be brave enough to water-bike from Brooklyn to Manhattan, if the East River weren’t so radioactive.  I don’t want to be growing fins a few decades from now.

So would you water-bike to work?

Check out more about Schiller and water-bikes here!