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Old 12-29-04, 09:18 PM   #1
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Is there a Chicago critical mass

Just moved out here from Philly and was wondering if Chicago had a critical mass and where it met up. Also any other news and info on events pertaining to chicago would be helpful.

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Old 12-29-04, 09:26 PM   #2
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Unfortunately so.

Check with www.biketraffic.org for information about cycling in Chicago. Also, check out Yojimbo's Garage over on North Clybourn. Marcus is cool, and he can help you out. And check out his website: http://www.yojimbosgarage.com. If you click on the picture, you'll enter his website, and when you see the links title on the top of the page, if you click on that, you get some info on some of the cycling culture in Chicago.

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Old 12-30-04, 12:59 AM   #3
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Chicagoans! Are you going? I'd maybe like to meet some people and go on this months' ride.
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welcome to chicago.
Did they collect $200 when you arrived? If not, just paypal me.

There is a nice race series in effect right now that you might want to investigate:
Tour da Chicago and other gossip...
and sure to be more!
Group rides also get posted here frequently, so keep you eyes peeled.

as far as the Critical Mass rides - no clue. I avoid them.
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Daley Plaza @ 5:30 pm last Friday of the month.
Check out the website for more info and other Chi-town area CM rides during the month
http://chicagocriticalmass.org/
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