Author Archive for Brian

Owner/Editor of Industryoutsider.com, outdoor enthusiast, photographer, animal lover, and collector of gadgets, cameras, knives, and firearms. Recreational shooter, and 2A supporter. A former competitive cyclist, I'm all about promoting bicycles as a transportation alternative. Life's too short to take things to seriously. Have fun. A bad day outdoors beats a good day at the office every time.

This has nothing to do with bikes

I always liked Anna Nicole Smith. Back when she was a Guess model, she showed the world that being stick thin was not a requirement for glamour. But she’s had some rough times since then, and all that turmoil came…

Harvard Medical School misses the point

I just read about a new study at Harvard Medical School where they determined that men who cycle 3 or more hours per week have a high rate of ED (erectile dysfunction). They give some tips about seats and recumbent…

Dahon Goes Carbon Neutral

Duarte, California, January 22, 2007 – Dahon, the world leader in portable bicycles, today announced that the company is making its employee transport to work carbon neutral. This program complements existing efforts to get more people to use environmentally sustainable…

Crank my chain – cycling videos

Since I’ve been mooching off his site, and watching all the cool cycling videos, I figure it’s time to give props to my friend Dan, the man behind CrankMyChain! Cycle TV. Dan is a native Oregonian, family man and work-at-home…

Congratulations to Joe and Heather!

If you’re a regular on BikeForums.net, then you know who Joe Gardner is. He’s the guy that started the forums 7 years ago. Joe is just a regular guy that likes cycling and the outdoors. And he’s found his perfect…