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If you're like us, you spend some of your day hitting all your favorite recumbent sites for the latest news. Admit it, you have 10 tabs open right now on a variety of different bike sites. Wouldn't it be great if there were just one page from which you could glimpse everything that's going on in the recumbent world?

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Good things come to he who waits…

A great end to a great day. I just came back from a great ride with my wife and found the postman had brought me a surprise… Harald Winkler’s treatise on “Das MEUFL Asphalttretboot” has arrived from Germany. If that leaves you wondering what my excitement is all about go have a look at Recumbentblog.com/2010/05/02/asphalttretboot. [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/25/good-things-come-to-he-who-waits/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=good-things-come-to-he-who-waits

Silent Catrike Auction For Kyle Bryant’s Charity

This event is to benefit the Friedreich’s Ataxia Research Alliance and USF Ataxia Research Center. Big Cat HPV has put together this beautiful Candy Blue Catrike Expedition “R” with Muscle Seat and Kojak Tires and is donating it for silent auction at FARA Energy Ball. In January 2007 Kyle Bryant and his father started Ride Ataxia to [...]

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4161

Not your Grandpa’s Soapbox Cart….

Lee Wakefield makes a very elegant “soapbox cart”. I remember soap box carts from my youth (just shortly after the last ice-age). Some of the entries in the “derbies” would hardly roll down hill if you had a team of horses pulling them. Not an issue with the Red Gazelle… Have a look at Sports.webshots.com [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/24/not-your-grandpas-soapbox-cart/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=not-your-grandpas-soapbox-cart

“Electric Bike Issue One is out!”

Big news over at VeloVision… Their new publication, Electric Bike – Issue 1, is officially launched. See an online copy at Issuu.com/electricbikemag/docs/electricbike01 or visit their site at Velovision.co.uk to download a PDF file copy. Congratulations to Peter Eland and all the folks involved…

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/24/electric-bike-issue-one-is-out/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=electric-bike-issue-one-is-out

Electric Bike Issue One is out!

The first issue of 's new sister publication is out at last! (posted 23 August 2010)

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Source: http://www.velovision.co.uk/cgi-bin/show_comments.pl?storynum=1128

A List of Lists

Whoa! This is THE list of lists when it come to “Non-Standard Bicycle Technology” (I guess that is us… I’ll accept “non-standard”). Go have a look at the International Bicycle Fund site… this section is at IBike.org and lists just about every kind of “Non-Standard” cycle you could imagine. Just peek at the “Recumbent” section [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/23/a-list-of-lists/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=a-list-of-lists

Video: “Luberon en Velo – Provence 2010″

Eric Maes and Klara Paulussen shot this lovely video in the Provence, in southern France, and Eric and Tom Claes did masterful work editing it. It is just a gorgeous part of Europe. Enjoy…!

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/23/video-luberon-en-velo-provence-2010/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=video-luberon-en-velo-provence-2010

Hase Klimax Wins Award

The Hase Klimax has one the Eurobike 2010 Award. This award is presented ahead of the Eurobike trade show and is awarded to products that will be shown at the show and are found to be particularly innovative. The Klimax is a partially faired Kettwiesel with a foldable fairing and electric assist. It will be [...]

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Source: http://www.bentrideronline.com/?p=4154

“KLIMAX – Climate To Go”

Another quick look at the Hase Klimax… Seen on HaseBikes YouTube channel at www.youtube.com → [Been camping with the grandkids... be back to full production tomorrow!]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/22/klimax-climate-to-go/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=klimax-climate-to-go

A Brazilian Glimpse…

This could be very interesting… On the Blog do Franz, a great source about what is happening in the recumbent world in Brazil and South America in general, we found two pictures of a velomobile being created by David Bevilacqua from Florianópolis, a state in Southern Brazil. We’ll be following this one closely to see [...]

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Source: http://www.recumbentblog.com/2010/08/19/a-brazilian-glimpse/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=a-brazilian-glimpse

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