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    Village Bicycle Project ships 400 bicycles to Ghana
    This past Saturday, 30 volunteers including six teenage boys from Sammamish and assorted children loaded 400 bicycles for shipping to Ghana. The volunteer effort began at 9 am and lasted into late afternoon. To prepare bicycles for shipping, seats...
  • New news site starting on bicycle advocacy
    New news site starting on bicycle advocacy
    Are you interested in promoting bicycle riding for recreation, exercise or commuting? I am starting a weekly column called “Making a bicycle-friendly world” available only on the new premium app called TidBitts. Every Wednesday, you&...
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    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...
  • How to explore New York City by bike
    See New York City by bike: The biking history, culture and tips
    I’ve been biking as long as I can remember. I think I got my very first bike when I was two years old. Growing up in Russia I was able to only bike around the residential area, in Germany where we stayed for a year in 1994, I finally got to...
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    Washington state dedicates its 416-mile segment of US Bike Route 10 on Sept. 14
    Washington state will be celebrating the first segment of a new national bike route system this weekend in Anacortes. Washington's US Bike Route 10 spans 416 miles across northern Washington on State Route 20 through Skagit, Okanogan, Ferry,...
  • Fitness newbies: 10 ways to make bicycling less uncomfortable
    Fitness newbies: 10 ways to make bicycling less uncomfortable
    Taking up bicycling for exercise and physical fitness?Plenty of runners enjoy bicycling for cross training, even if they’re not preparing for triathlons. Biking is also a super way for non-runners to gain stamina and strength. Riding a bike...
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    BP MS150 sets fall slate of recommended training rides for 2015 event
    Flip the next few sheets of the calendar, and you'll see that the 2015 version of the BP MS150 (Houston to Austin over two days) is only seven pages away: does April 18-19 sound familiar? So it's time to take the bike off that hot-weather...
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    Cascade Bicycle Club breaks ground
    Tuesday, bicycle advocates gathered to celebrate the groundbreaking of Cascade Bicycle Club’s new facility. After about 15 years in their current crowded space at the Warren G. Magnuson Park entrance (7400 Sand Point Way NE Suite 101 S), CBC...
  • Share the Road group ride to honor injured cyclists, promote safety
    'Share the Road' group ride to honor injured cyclists, promote safety
    There's no reason drivers and cyclists should be at odds. The public roads are free for both to use, and all are expected to follow the same laws and common traffic courtesies.Even so, there are misconceptions and tensions between motorists...
  • Outdoor lenses designed to help see the fineprint in the sun
    Outdoor lenses designed to help see the fineprint in the sun
    Bifocal non-prescription sports lenses? Yes. Dueleyewear.com has come up with a line of goggles, or wraparound glasses, suitable for bicycling, motorcycling and other mobile outdoor actvities. The bottom of the lenses include a magnifier. The...
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    SDOT hosts public engagement session for Westlake Ave, N
    Fremont Studios displayed plans and designs for the Westlake protected bicycle lane to a packed room Wednesday evening. Concerned and invested stakeholders of Westlake Avenue N consisted of residents who live along the thoroughfare in condos, on...
  • Green Lane Project begins in six cities
    Green Lane Project begins in six cities
    Top transportation officials from across the country, including Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx, will headline today’s national kickoff in Indianapolis of an intensive two-year program to build better bike lanes in U.S. cities. The...
  • Ciclismo Classico to host photo and wine tour of northwest Argentina
    Ciclismo Classico to host photo and wine tour of northwest Argentina
    Adventurous photographers are invited to take a nine-day hike through steaming jungles and up to the high mountain ranges of northwest Argentina. Along the way, the hikers will enjoy spectacular sights such as soaring plateaus created by volcanoes...
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    Planning for Westlake Avenue North
    Planning for Westlake Avenue N moves forward. Monday the Westlake Design Advisory Committee (DAC) met to discuss plans and concerns for Westlake Avenue N. This committee of 13 includes individuals representing city agencies, businesses &...
  • Two TourdeCure rides to fight diabetes slated for Washington area in 2014
    Two TourdeCure rides to fight diabetes slated for Washington area in 2014
    The American Diabetes Association has scheduled two TourdeCure bike rides in the Washington, DC area to raise money to stop diabetes this year.The first takes place Sunday, June 1 starting in Reston Town Center, Reston, Virginia. Riders can do 14,...