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4 Sale: Men’s Road Bike, Trek AL3

Like new Men’s entry level road bike. This is a 60 cm Trek AL3. I bought it last fall, then decided to upgrade. I rode it some in December but that’s about all. I don’t think you can easily tell this from new. ​

Asking $550. I paid about $850 for it.

Jack Walters (email)

Wanted: 52 cm women’s road bike

My bicycle is getting on in years and have had it to the shop to see about repairs. Alas, it may be that I will be in the market for a “newer” one. If you know of anyone that is selling a road bike. Please let me know. My bike is 52cm, 24 speed Fuji.

Terri Jones

Update 2018-04-08: Found one at Woody’s Bicycles, thanks everyone

What to Do After a Bicycle Crash in Middle TN

The vast majority of bicycle rides end without incident. But unfortunately, even the most experienced cyclist can be involved in a crash. Some of the best ways to prevent crashes are to follow local cycling laws.

In Tennessee, bicycles are considered vehicles, so cyclists are subject to all applicable rules of the road. You should obey traffic signs and signals, communicate upcoming turns and other actions using hand motions (when safe to do so), and equip the front of your bicycles with a white light visible at 500 feet and the rear with a red reflector/lamp visible from 50 feet away. The latter requirement is used to increase your visibility around motorists at night.

State law requires motorists to exercise due care around bicycles. They must keep at least three feet between the car and the cyclist when they pass, and even be careful when opening their car door. Continue reading