Bicycle Talk Episode 197: May 11th 2020. Ron’s Rant: Keep the group rides suspended.Fran and I saw a posting on Meetup where 40 cyclists were meeting in a parking lot last weekend to go for a “safe “ ride. Hmmmm. On a positive side: Airline Trail North work has started. May is still Bike Month! Maintenance Minute: Front Chainrings, when is enough enough? Warning signs from a high stress area of the bike. Content: World’s Top Bicycle Maker Says the Era of ‘Made in China’ Is Over. Indoor trainers lead cycling sales for March. Burley And Peopleforbikes Collaborate To Promote Bike Commuting With Limited Edition Travoy. The Pro’s Closet Rolls Out Initiatives Aimed At Helping Local Bike Dealers Weather Current Storm. We are going to lighten it up a bit: You know you’re a cyclist when…What marks you out as part of the cycling fraternity? We suggest the qualifying criteria. Which apply to you? The Calendar. Still grim.