Published on Sep 11, 2014 Please see my Tenets of Urban Cycling here… TakeAways This is rich! He is offering to allow me to view ‘my Tenets of Urban Cycling‘. Yeah, right! Gonna rush right over to that location and drink in the wisdom of a guy too dumb to slow down. Not in this […]
by BILL CHAPPELL September 15, 2014 1:12 PM ET Source: NPR If one goal of the uniforms for a women’s cycling team from Colombia is to attract attention, they’re a smashing success. Some observers are calling the outfits — which in photos seem to feature a swatch of flesh-tone-colored fabric in their lower region — […]
By Tanveer Ali on September 15, 2014 7:04am | Updated September 15, 2014 7:28am Source: DNAinfo ENGLEWOOD — The city is taking a major step that could result in the creation of a 1.7-mile-long park and trail system on an unused rail line in Englewood, a project similar to the The Bloomingdale Trail and “The […]
by Sven Haamer on September 13, 2014 Source: Fat Bike We caught up with Gary Fisher at Interbike 2014 and he laid his excitement about fat-bikes on us! Don’t miss this one! You can subscribe to our YouTube Channel at http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=fatbikedotcom to see all of our upcoming videos.
Ellen Huet Published 4:00 am, Friday, April 6, 2012 Source: SFGate A bicyclist who could face vehicular manslaughter charges for plowing into a pedestrian in San Francisco’s Castro district admitted in an online post that he sped into a crowded crosswalk, prosecutors believe. The post’s author writes of the pedestrian, “I really hope he makes it,” […]
Published on Jul 18, 2013 FINAL UPDATE: This route is now open to cyclists! http://youtu.be/C3KlhgQDXyo —————————————-—————————- Update: Even with this announcement http://bit.ly/14Jv6kX “On Theobalds Road, Vernon Place and Bloomsbury Way, my Cycling Commissioner has suggested to the highway authority, the London Borough of Camden, a number of short-term measures which could open the westbound contraflow bus lane […]
by Elisabeth Rosenthal POSTED ON 14 JUL 2011 Source: Yale Building bike paths alone will not get people out of their cars in the U.S. and onto bicycles. To create a thriving bike culture in America’s cities, people must begin to view bicycling as Europeans do — not just as a way of exercising, but […]
by Andy Clarke June 4, 2014 Source: LAB EBC_report_final (PDF) Our Every Bicyclists Counts report has generated quite a lot of discussion since its release last month, which is good. That’s why we do these things! We’ve heard everything from heartfelt “thanks” for digging into a genuinely difficult topic to the despairing “what am I supposed to teach […]
By Tracy Swartz, @tracyswartz RedEye 7:42 p.m. CDT, September 1, 2014 Source: RedEye To determine which Divvy stations need more bikes and which ones need more parking spots, officials with Chicago’s bike-sharing program examine historical and real-time data. Divvy divides the day into specific time periods—morning, midday, evening and late evening—and studies usage at each […]
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Submitted by Rburke on Mon, 09/08/2014 – 2:34pm Source: ActiveTrans Chicagoland has much work to do when it comes to compliance with the Must Stop for Pedestrians law, which requires people driving to stop whenever a pedestrian has entered a crosswalk. According to a recent survey we performed, drivers stopped only 18 percent of the time […]
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By Ben Marks — September 9th, 2014 Source: Collector’s Weekly PDF: The Hippie Daredevils Who Were Just Crazy Enough to Invent Mountain Biking | Collectors Weekly On October 21, 1976, a small group of cyclists and a dog named Junior gathered on Carson Ridge, which rises just west of Fairfax, California. It was mid-morning and […]
Background Reading pedestriansbrf (PDF) Summary THIS BRIEFING COVERS Headline messages; CTC’s view Key facts and arguments: cycling and the risk to pedestrians; red light jumping and cycling on the pavement (footway); sharing space Footnotes and references HEADLINE MESSAGES Cyclists are perfectly able to mix harmoniously with pedestrians and, contrary to popular belief, are not a major […]