Bikes at Work

Bikes at work

I counted 20+ bikes at work today. We have less than 40 people in our company, though quite a few of them are car-less interns. Nevertheless, that seems like a pretty good ratio -- you can also throw in 4 carpoolers, one electric vehicle, one biodiesel, and one pedestrian.

We finally reached a critical point that we've had a bike rack installed outside to handle the overflow. There are 4 bikes that our company provides as communal bikes for riding into downtown Palo Alto or elsewhere during the day and they are also being co-opted for commuting to and from work.

There's also now enough roadies at work that we're starting to do weekly rides up Old la Honda and back for lunch.

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You're still at that place by Willow Rd, right?

Lunch time from MPK to OLH -- I might have to join you some time. What days do you go?

kwc:

That's the place.

It looks like Wednesday is the day, though last week's ride was a no-go. I'll try and keep you in the loop. This week I may have to take a bye as my knee may be acting up.

Uber:

At our workplace, we've come to realize that it's now how many bikes but how many showers are available at work that matters.

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