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2011-07-14 00:00:30

Massachusetts-based Easy Rider Tours is offering two cycling vacations this autumn"”one coastal, one fall foliage"”that showcase New England during its best biking season. Newburyport, MA (PRWEB) July 12, 2011 Biking New England in the fall has a special mystique. The tourist crowds of summer have all gone home. August's steamy sizzle has been replaced by the crisp, fresh air of a new season. Farm stands overflow with seasonal bounty, and hot cider is the beverage do jour. Savvy...

2008-04-11 10:05:00

Cycling is fun "“ if you can find the right tread. But those who tire themselves out quickly lose the desire to conquer the world on two wheels. A remedy could soon be available in the form of adaptronic components which report inappropriate biomechanical stress. Modern bicycles leave nothing to be desired. 21, 24, 27 gears! For many amateur cyclists, such luxury is too much of a good thing. They change gear too infrequently and too late, get out of breath and don't enjoy the ride. At...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.