Skip to main content

The Latest

  • Livingston Bicycle Club Spirit Ride set for November 15
    Houston cyclists invited to Livingston Spirit Ride 2014, November 15
    You might think that every person in Houston who owns a bicycle is in training for the BP MS150 next April. After all, if you're someone who likes to participate in the occasional charity ride if for no reason other than to replenish your t...
  • Inaugural Just Ride for a Just Cause set for November 15
    Just ride it: Just Ride for a Just Cause takes place November 15
    Just when you thought you'd ridden every permutation and combination of the roads around Brookshire and Fulshear, along comes a new version - and it's a BP MS150 Recommended Training Ride, to boot! So, all you Houston riders, circle...
  • SLU_aerial.jpg
    Cycle advocates attend presentation of the future of South Lake Union
    Last week was quite busy for bicycling in Seattle with the roll-out of Pronto, ITE/APBP Social, Cascade Bicycle Club annual meeting, bicycling, safety and growth presentations as well as an annual conference of the Association of Pedestrian and...
  • SLU_Park.jpg
    Seattle bike sharing program presented to transportation professionals
    Pronto General Manager, Demi Allen, introduced Seattle’s bike share program to Institute of Transportation Engineers Tuesday evening at Seattle’s Spitfire Grill. Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals, APBP, hosted the...
  • Toronto Bicycle Show
    Toronto Fall Bicycle Show - October 18th, 2014
    This weekend, Toronto has two outdoor adventure travel shows happening in the city, both from different seasons - The Toronto Bicycle Show and The Snow Show.The15th annual Toronto Fall Bicycle Show bills itself as the "world's largest...
  • The WiseCracker bike-mounted bottle opener
    A must-have item for the cultured cyclist
    Most of us have been there, and we've all been slightly embarrassed by it: we're out on our bikes and somebody passes around some bottles of liquid refreshment, but nobody has a bottle opener.Now San Jose frame builder Mike Ahrens has...
  • Driver of hit-and-run school bus arrested
    School bus driver arrested in hit-and-run death of cyclist
    Officials at the Houston Police Department say that the driver of a school bus involved in the hit-and-run death of a local cyclist Wednesday morning wasarrestedlater the same day. HPD announced the 54-year-old Phyllis Ann Booker was arrested...
  • Houston cyclist killed by hit-and-run school bus
    Cyclist killed by hit-and-run school bus in south Houston
    Houston Police Department officers reported Wednesday, October 15, that yet another Houston-area cyclist had been killed by a hit-and-run driver. Houston resident Bobby Brooks, 56, was killed while crossing the intersection of Airport Road and...
  • 6th&Blanchard.jpg
    Seattle rolls out bike share
    Seattle unveiled its bike share program Monday morning with a bicycle tour of stations with Mayor Ed Murray. Long-awaited, Pronto, Seattle’s bike share, was anticipated enthusiastically by Seattle’s bike advocates, bike-commuting...
  • T-Mobile Independence Ride set for Wallis on November 1
    Phone in the T-Mobile Independence Ride on November 1, 2014
    When all you Houston-area cyclists start filling in your fall ride calendars, make certain to leave a space open on Saturday, November 1, for T-Mobile's Wallis Independence Ride, in cooperation with the Schlumberger Cycling Club. Now in its...
  • Cycling Toronto
    Toronto Cycling App
    Toronto Cycling AppThe Toronto Cycling App is a new, free smartphone application that will enable cyclists to contribute to the future of cycling infrastructure in Toronto.Download the Toronto Cycling App for Android or iPhoneLearn more about the...
  • BikeRentalsPlus!
    Customized, Catered Cycling with BikeRentalsPlus!
    Time is precious, and it’s about time that self-guided tours offer the option to break away from the masses and design your own tailor-made cycling adventure. BikeRentalsPlus!, a division of ExperiencePlus!, makes it easy for independent...
  • WE Bike tatoos
    WE Bike NYC women party next Thursday
    The women’s empowerment network WE Bike NYC holds its third annual party next Thursday Oct. 16 with a party in Brooklyn. On hand will be a live entertainment, music and many giveaways at the Black Bear Bar, 70 N. 6th St in Williamsburg. It...
  • Houston's latest ghost bike installed on Link Road
    Another Houston-area cyclist killed by a hit-and-run driver
    Officers of the Houston Police Department investigated yet another fatal hit-and-run cyclist death on Sunday, September 28th. Officials say that a cyclist, whom they did not identify, was struck by a vehicle while riding on Link Road near Eastman...
  • "I Give 3 Ft."
    The sky has not fallen: The 3 Foot Law and court case updates
    It's been a day short of two weeks since the "3 Foot Law" went from theory to practice in California. For a state that prides itself on being cutting edge the protracted battle to get it passed was a little embarrassing. Maybe...