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  • Join the Stray Cat Strut on the Cross Florida Greenway
    Join the Stray Cat Strut on the Cross Florida Greenway
    Walk, bicycle, or horseback ride for felines at the Stray Cat Strut at the Cross Florida Greenway (SR 200 to CR 484) on October 11, 2014. The funds raised by the participants will support Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) programs provided by Sheltering...
  • 2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge Stage 5 and Pikes Peak
    Stage 5 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge speeds out of Woodland Park
    Late in the morning on August 22, 2014, dark clouds and rain greeted the USA Pro Cycling Challenge as cyclists headed out of the historic mountain town of Woodland Park to the Stage 5 finish line in the beautiful ski town of Breckenridge, Colorado...
  • Biking for my dad, my hero
    Crossing Maryland Day 2 biking portion for my dad
    This is very person for many, many reasons. I completed the hike this morning for Bohde Henley and the Cool Kids Campaign (I hope you donated).The afternoon bike rides are for people who have been a big part of building my character and whose...
  • Exercise: Enjoy bike riding
    Exercise: Enjoy bike riding
    Have you talked about exercising and burning calories?Try bike riding.Bike riding isrewarding anda great way toburn calories. Whilebike riding outdoors, enjoy the cool breeze while viewing your beautiful neighborhood. Also, be safe while riding...
  • Monkey Light, light up your ride
    Light up your bike ride with Monkey Light
    Growing up, kids would add a simple playing card to bicycle spokes to customize their ride with sound. The faster they're pedaled, the quicker and louder the sound. Kids today have moved beyond the simple card to customize their bikes. With...
  • No plans to change bicycle helmet reporting requirements
    No plans to change bicycle helmet reporting requirements
    The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) does not plan to alter the filings required of bicycle helmet manufacturers. CPSC announced in the Federal Register of Tuesday, July 29, 2014 that it plans to ask the Office of Management & Budget ...
  • Saturday news: Coopers hawk nearly nabbed a crow
    Saturday news: Coopers hawk nearly nabbed a crow
    Hiking the Custis Trail and back through the Cherrydale Park today, we encountered crows loitering along in the shade. Suddenly, a Coopers hawk nose dived from high in the trees and came very close to catching a crow. That is why crows and hawks...
  • Steamboat Springs Mountain
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado-The otherside of the mountain
    Descending over the Rocky Mountains snow-capped peaks in July thrills travelers heading to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. A three hour drive from Denver, winding through some of the prettiest scenery in the state, Steamboat Springs attracts the...
  • LiveRider Cycling Computer
    Start Pedaling With New Potato Technologies LiveRider Cycling Computer
    Bicycling is good for the body and soul, but tracking one’s results used to be a pain involving wiring sensors to a stand-alone device connected to the handlebars. True, one can employ a smartphone app to track where one is going and even...
  • Zinnias
    Green Friday garden walk
    Today’s hike included a tour of the herb garden at Bon Air Memorial Rose Garden. At different stages, the herb garden may be as interesting as the roses.Before departing the starting position, I had to grab some reachable cherries. They are...
  • Ceramic bunny
    Hot walk, but lots to see
    It was 86 degrees at about 2:00 p.m. today and the duration of the walk was 3.5 miles. There are lots of flowers blooming now, and I had a cup of coffee and watered them before taking off.There’s a ceramic bunny on Wilson Road that is about...
  • Cogma Bikewear
    Cogma Bikewear combines fashion with functionality
    What is the first thing you notice about a cyclist? For me, I notice what they are wearing. I’d like to say I’m mostly noticing that because they are wearing a bright color that is clearly visible to cars, but generally, I’m...
  • 6th Annual Bike to the Zoo
    Hawaii: It's the 6th Annual Bike to the Zoo!
    Aloha all you eco-friendly readers and supporters out there!Are you ready for a fun event?Get ready for this Sunday's 6th annual Bike to the Zoo Day!If you enjoy riding your bicycle and enjoy the zoo too, you can get in for FREE this Sunday!...
  • SDG Bel-Air 2.0 saddle in Racy Red
    Orange County bicycle saddle maker launches new website and products
    Websites are often given a "face lift", with new design and content to keep things fresh. So when a bike seat company rolls out a new improved website, is it a "butt lift"?Either way, Huntington Beach, CA based SDG Components...
  • B-Cycle Bikes
    B-Cycle gets a B+
    Sharing is caring and Broward County cares about its citizens and the environment.Less than three years ago, Broward County introduced the B-cycle program in Hollywood, Ft. Lauderdale and Pompano Beach.B-cycle is a bike-share program similar to...