2021 August

The bicycle is the great leveller

2021-08-17T22:17:12-04:00August 14th, 2021|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , , , |8 Comments

My relationship with the bicycle began as a love affair in my backyard on a small, grassy incline that might as well have been the Rockies. I was a boy, the bike was my blue bomber, and you can imagine the rest. Now, starting in Alberta and the Rockies, I’ve been showing Western Canada to my daughter, my eldest. The two of us are covering several provinces, including biking in