Cycling Links for August 8

[O’s Pedal Pushers – Baltimore Sun](http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/baseball/bal-sp.lastword08jul08,0,3762315.story)
Pitcher Jeremy Guthrie and several other Baltimore Oriole players get exercise, save gas by using 2 wheels to commute to the ballpark.
[Rim Ride Carrying Capacity – 2 Epic](http://2-epic.com/?p=475)
![](http://lh5.google.com/LyndaWallenfels/Rkdtfb70RSI/AAAAAAAAA3A/SHvJhJnfYnY/s400/DSC00568.JPG.jpg) That’s a lot of water bottles!
[What is a Criterium? – Bicycle Frenzy](http://www.bicyclefrenzy.com/255/what-is-a-criterium/)
Simple explanation of what a criterium race involves.
[How Garmin-Chipotle keeps its riders fresh for the Tour – VeloNews](http://tour-de-france.velonews.com/article/80922/how-garmin-chipotle-keeps-its-riders-fresh-for-the-tour)
Cooling, cooling and more cooling seems to be to be the Garmin-Chipotle mantra post-race.
[Miyata Bicycle Catalogs](http://www.miyatabicyclecatalogs.blogspot.com/)
[![](http://bp3.blogger.com/_whtVpXkKwlQ/R2FgmzQpssI/AAAAAAAAAvE/Zk6C3_xzWls/s320/img349.jpg)](http://miyatabicyclecatalogs.blogspot.com/) Nice collection of Miyata bicycle catalogs from the early 80s through the mid 90s.
[The Alaskan beach bike, birding, packrafting, bar hopping, fishing…](http://forums.mtbr.com/showthread.php?t=434649)
[![Surley Pugsley fun in an Alaskan slough.](http://img.skitch.com/20080808-d5kgaq5a2hqmbmchbu4jyd2a7g.jpg)](http://forums.mtbr.com/showthread.php?t=434649) Fun fat tire beach bike Alaskan odyssey. I’m especially impressed with the way they broke down their Pugsleys and paddled them in on their packrafts.
[Commuting 101: Lights at night – Commute by Bike](http://commutebybike.com/2007/09/10/commuting-101-lights-at-night/)
We’ve come a long ways since the tire driven dynamo headlight combo on my Dad’s Schwinn. Lots of good information on the current lighting technology available to bike commuters.
[Olympic cycling streaming video schedule – Cyclelicious](http://www.cyclelicio.us/2008/08/olympic-cycling-streaming-video.html)
Schedule for Olympic cycling streaming video on NBCOlympics.com. Video will be broadcast online with a 3 hour delay and all times listed are Pacific time.