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About TG

I've been around a bit and done a few things, have a couple kids and a few grandkids. I tend to be curmudgeonly, matter-of-fact and not predisposed to self-serving chit-chat. Thankfully, my wife's as nice as can be otherwise we'd have no friends. My interests are somewhat eclectic, but whose aren't?

20 Years on the Tandem

Hard to believe, but we’ve now been riding tandems for 20 years.  There are a lot of fond memories, amazing friendships, adventures associated with the past two decades and I’m happy to report, some of the most enjoyable times we … Continue reading

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Florida Tandem Rally 2017, 20-23 Oct – Registration Now Open

Central Florida is a great location for tandem riding and is the location for the 8th Annual Florida Tandem Rally held in “Florida’s Friendliest Home Town” — The Villages, Florida. The Waterfront Inn will be your host for the weekend … Continue reading

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Wound Up Composite Fork / Recall Notice

With a tip of the hat to Dan Towle at R&E Cycles for passing this along… https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Advanced-Composites-Recalls-Bicycle-Forks-Recall-Alert# Recall Details Description: This recall involves select Wound Up Tandem Duo Disc bicycle forks manufactured between June 2015 and December 2015. The forks … Continue reading

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Best Tandem Rally We’ve Attended?

While we were at the Tandems East Tandem Weekend in Manheim this past weekend our friend Tom asked me what you’d think was a simple question, “What’s the best tandem rally you’ve been to?” As I thought about it I … Continue reading

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Tandems East – Tandem Weekend, “Tour de Chocolate”

As we were creating our 2017 event calendar we noticed Tandems East was holding its annual Tandem Weekend in Manheim, PA, a mere 45 minutes from where my folks live up near Reading, PA.  We live for those times when … Continue reading

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Over at Riding Two-Up; Be Careful What You Ask For…

I ran into several different folks this past week at the Tandems East Tandem Weekend in Manheim, PA, who introduced themselves as readers of my blog.  A few of them read both The TandemGeek’s Blog and my other blog, Riding … Continue reading

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Two for Two this Weekend & Headed to Manheim, PA

We, like a lot of folks in the Southeast and Eastern Seaboard, have been inundated with rain of late.  However, this weekend granted us two lovely mornings where we had dry roads and warm temps, albeit with a bit more … Continue reading

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