As mentioned before, there are certain things one can do to hopefully reduce the chances that one’s bike is stolen.
Bike locks. Bike registration. GPS tracking devices. Making the bike ugly and/or girly.
This weekend I focused on making my bike (whose name is Lutz, by the way, in honor of my grandmother) ugly and/or girly. I invited everyone to Picchetti Winery in Cupertino to join me for wine tasting and a picnic in the beautiful forested hills, where I frequently go for training rides. It was raining, but that doesn’t matter when you’re indoors drinking wine, and the lush redwoods provided enough shelter to keep the picnic tables near bone dry. Continue reading