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A Society of Three Speeds status report, July 2022

Hello folks! Summer is here (in the Northern Hemisphere) and I hope you've been getting in some good rides on your three speed. I've been mostly riding my Brompton, as it's my newest bike, and its multi-modal ease means I've brought it to a lot of places. I still love my Raleigh Superbe, but it… Continue reading A Society of Three Speeds status report, July 2022

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The October Three Speed Ride has been CANCELLED, and a bit about the future of in-Portland Society events

Hello friends, due to low engagement I've decided to cancel the Three Speed Ride originally scheduled for Sunday October 10th. I'm bummed, but I need to direct my energies appropriately. I was hoping that the pent-up demand for organized bike rides as COVID restrictions loosened would mean a lot of people would want to ride… Continue reading The October Three Speed Ride has been CANCELLED, and a bit about the future of in-Portland Society events

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Three Speed Ride, Saturday 10 October

It's time for our autumn cruise on three speed bicycles! This approximately 15 mile loop will explore the deeper parts of SE from Montavilla and back. We'll see a mix of decidedly urban/suburban and some surprise rural areas. This ride is open to all bikes that have a internal hub gear of three, four, or… Continue reading Three Speed Ride, Saturday 10 October

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Checkin’ in with the Society, halfway through 2021

Hello, friends of Three Speeds. After a year-plus of pandemic, things seem like they have finally rounded a corner as more and more people get vaccinated. I got my second Moderna shot on June 1st, so in another week I should be in the clear! (Well, as in the clear as I can be.) With… Continue reading Checkin’ in with the Society, halfway through 2021

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Three Speed Cruise, Monday August 2nd

Hello, folks. Pedalpalooza, Portland’s annual Bike-Fun Celebration, is back! After COVID drastically altered it last year, we are now back to group rides, but with precautions, like masking up. And this year it’s June, July, and August vs. just the month of June. As I mentioned last month, I’ll be partaking in the festivities. But things will be different… Continue reading Three Speed Cruise, Monday August 2nd

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Three Speed Day Tour: Saturday April 18

Despite not doing the Adventure April Challenge this year, there will still be three speed fun here in Portland! The Day Tour to Oregon City returns for Saturday, April 18. It's time for a lovely day tour on three speed bicycles! Destination: Oregon City, where we can have a fine lunch, use America's favorite municipal… Continue reading Three Speed Day Tour: Saturday April 18