Lynne Tolman's bicycling column 

Worcester, Mass.

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 2001 archives

April 1       Lieswyn hits the road after a long winter
April 15     Cars cost, but bikes reward
April 29     Blind tandem racer with cancer sees it through
May 13      Time trials push riders to personal limits
May 27      Bicyclists ready to stand up for rights
June 10      Bike path construction is slow going
June 24      Alachoyan gearing up for Longsjo
July 8         Mountain bikers should hit the road
July 22       Cyclists share their slant on hills
Aug. 5        2001 Guide to New England Centuries
Aug. 19      "Iron Riders" tested bikes for army
Sept. 2       Pedaling pol pumps up bicycling voters

 2000 archives

April 16    Emissions free for bikes at Earth Day fest
April 23    Bicycling in the San Juan Islands
April 30    Fixed-gear riders keep on pedaling
May 14     Bike commute is efficient exercise
May 28     Face of America is all heart
June 11     Recumbent riders find comfort
June 25     Longsjo Classic salutes Grace Jones
July 9        Charities latch on to cycling
July 23      Bike paths are slow to take shape
Aug. 6       Guide to 2000 New England centuries
Aug. 20     Kids learn and earn in bike repair class
Sept. 3      Importance of ride goes without saying

 1999 archives

April 4       Biking saves money and environment
April 18     Central Mass. is on bicyclists' map
May 2       Getting doored: Not always an open and shut case
May 16     Wheels turning slowly for Blackstone River Bikeway
May 30     League rights a wrong, lifting forgotten racial ban
June 13     Kross ready to race across America again
June 27     Belgians racing for CCB at Longsjo
July 11      Rano, Stuart win in Fitchburg
July 25      Bike commute takes edge off workday
Aug. 8      1999 Guide to New England century rides
Aug. 22     Fernandes is focused on Paralympic gold
Sept. 5      Practice makes perfect for Devens riders
Sept. 19    Tenth Gear goes a long way for youth

 1998 archives

April 19     Handcyclists looking for right place to race
April 26     Assabet River Rail Trail lines up support
May 3        WPI bike is a winner
May 10      Bike is mother's little helper
May 17      Bike takes boredom out of commute
May 24      Recovery from rack and ruin
May 31      ISTEA sweetened
June 7        Put a lid on bike injuries
June 14      Marathoner biked from Alaska to Worcester
June 21      Brevet riders endure rainiest day
June 28      Three past winners highlight Longsjo field
July 5         Mountain bikers are on right trail
July 12       Rano nearly masters Fitchburg
July 19       Clydesdales don't horse around
July 26       Bicycling keeps these couples together
Aug. 2       1998 Guide to New England century rides
Aug. 9       Classic bikes are easy to love
Aug. 16     Mount Washington race requires peak performance
Aug. 23     Cycling meets history on Connecticut's Freedom Trail
Aug. 30     Hincapie hopes to make Killington delivery
Dec. 20     Frank McCormack wins cyclocross title

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 1997 archives

April 20   Wayside Rail trail plan in high gear
April 27   "Self-contained" rider seeks adventure of lifetime
May 4      Cyclist takes hostile motorist to court
May 11    Leonardo da Vinci and the invention of the bicycle
May 18    Cyclists make commuting fun
May 25    Verdict on time trials:  They're helpful
June 1      Tyler Hamilton looks forward to Tour de France
June 8      Clinton mountain biker helping clear the path for others
June 15    McCormack gunning for CoreStates
June 22    RAAM crew works almost as hard as racer
June 29    Fitchburg Longsjo Classic '97 preview
July 7       BADD spells good for young cyclists
July 13     Goatwheels is hub for mountain bike trials
July 20     Bikers fear the dog days
July 27     Ex-road warrior critiques the "Asphalt Nation"
Aug. 3     Handcyclists breaking into racing
Aug. 10   1997 Guide to New England century rides
Aug. 17   There ought to be a word for ...
Aug. 24   Mengoni victorious at junior track nationals
Aug. 31   Tandems put relationships to test
Sept. 7    Upcoming autumn events

 1996 archives

April 14    Bicycling bookshelf
April 21    UNH is New England's best hope
April 28    Charity fund-raisers go head-to-head
May 5       Blackstone River Bikeway taking shape
May 12     Worcester bike "trails" disappoint
May 26     Mountain bikers celebrate National Trails Day
June 9       Age no obstacle to cyclists over 60
June 11     McCormack fans outraged
June 23     McCormack doesn't buy U.S. coach's "excuse"
June 30     Fitchburg Longsjo Classic preview: training ground for the elite
July 7        Eddie B., in Fitchburg, looks ahead to France
July 21      "Technomadic" traveler pays a visit
Aug. 4      Olympics: European greats make up for U.S. disappointment
Aug. 18    New England Centuries cover a lot of ground
Sept. 1     O'Neil powers upright to human-powered title
Sept. 15   Wellesley rider takes series

 1995 archives

April 23       Bike gives blind rider freedom
April 30       Charity rides proliferate
May 14        Park your car, and bike to work
May 21        Worcester police find bikes are a real crime-fighting tool
June 4          Bikers hear call of the woods
June 11        Biking EMT equipped to help injured
June 18        No easy way out of this century
July 2           Cycling keeps ski champion going
July 9           Local Cat 4's hang tough in Longsjo
July 23         "Worcester Whirlwind" Major Taylor overcame bias
July 30         Enjoying coast-to-coast ride
Aug. 6         Cyclists seeking century marks
Aug. 13       Use your head: Wear a helmet
Aug. 20       Paris-Brest-Paris randonneurs go for distance
Aug. 27       Mark Young mourned
Sept. 3        McCormack on hot streak
Dec. 10      Wiejak, Boland win cyclocross nationals

 1994 archives

April 24        Getting the kinks out
May 8          Little sleep for ultramarathon cyclists
May 15        Velodrome wanted in New England
May 22        Kids-only helmet law needs a long look
May 29        Fuller family cycles together
June 5          Blackstone River Bikeway makes headway
June 12        Banshees are in a league of their own
July 3           Boston-to-Washington greenway being developed
July 10         Locals not just along for ride at prestigious Longsjo
July 17         Obeying rules means a safer ride
July 24         Triathlete Oski beats injury
July 31         Downhill mountain biking tests nerve and skill
Aug. 7          Police riding bicycles to curb crime
Aug. 21        Relatives retrace grandfather's coast-to-coast ride
Aug. 28        Campagnolo collector prizes vintage components

 1993 archives

May 9        The kid still lives in biking cartoonist
May 16      Bike paths earn both fear and favor from cyclists
June 13      Comfort is No. 1 on a recumbent bike
June 20      Pedal practice takes the heartbreak out of hills
July 4         New Zealand bike touring
July 4         The voice of New England bike racing
Aug. 1        Learning the rules is a shared responsibility
Aug. 8        Blind cyclists enjoy tandem racing
Aug. 15      Dogs can be bikers' worst nightmare
Aug. 22      Cyclists have edge, make good triathletes
Sept. 5       Lallement recognized as inventor of bicycle

 1991 archives

May 19     Bicycling in Italy

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