My favorite comment, as I’ve written about many times, is “I don’t run because I don’t want to wreck my knees”.
So here’s the question; Is walking around with three or four bowling balls worth of extra weight not bad for your knees?
As with depression, the only way I know to be as pain free as possible is to get outside and move.
Now, if you want something “green” to move on – carbon fiber isn’t your thing, say you happen to be a tree-hugger, so you don’t like aluminum or steel… Try this:
Calfee is on the expensive side… If that’s too much, check out Boo Bicycles. I just happened to bump into Mike yesterday when I went out for my ride and he was telling me about a fella he saw at the Tuesday night ride that had one – who ever would have thunk it? Very cool – and I’m anything but a treehugger.