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READ: Is the pro-bike helmet argument based on faulty research?

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You know them; you love them = extreme pro-helmet people.  Their arguments may be based on faulty research. I personally wear a helmet.  I also personally support the right of other adults to … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Bike lane down center of Korean highway is covered with solar panels

Love this idea.  How many commuters in the burbs would stop commuting by car and use lanes like these along the 400 and 404? If it's a long commute, get a bike with electrical assist.  Way more … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Biking Skyrockets Where San Diego Added Buffered Bike Lanes

Build bike infrastructure and they will ride. It’s true just about everywhere, including San Diego. Thanks to bike counters set up around the region, Network blog Bike SD got data showing that … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Paris plans to become ‘world cycling capital’

Paris is planning to invest €150 million to double the number of cycle paths across the city, a move it hopes will transform it into the “cycling capital of the world” and help solve the French … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Why Biking to Work is a Barrier for Most Americans

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People for Bikes, a national cycling advocacy organization, has just released the results of the most comprehensive cycling survey in recent memory. The biggest take home statistics from the … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: The World’s Most Bike-Friendly Cities

Great job Montreal!  I'm gonna be in you in late May.  Looking forward to checking you out. There are lots of cities where it's good to be a cyclist, but some are truly two-wheel paradises. The … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Has Philadelphia Made A Bike Share That Can Get The Entire City Biking?

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Very interesting concepts here: Ever since Washington, D.C., launched the nation’s first publicly funded bike share program in 2008, some 70 cities have followed suit, from Savannah to Seattle. And … [Read more...]

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INFRASTRUCTURE: How to build separated bike lanes properly

A great article on Streetsblog about Seattle's new Broadway bikelane.  THIS is how separated bikelanes should be planned and built.  Check out these amazing separation pieces: We’re bike lane … [Read more...]

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OH YEAH: Calgary teacher defies legal threats to create Bike to School Day

This is so good.  Principles and school administers say "what if someone gets hurt?"... this guy went right to the school board's liability expert, who had no problem with kids biking to … [Read more...]

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ELSEWHERE: Five Fun Social Bike Rides

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Explore new places, or rediscover your own town, on one of these fun and memorable social bike rides. Enjoy Car-free Los Angeles During CicLAvia. Celebrate BC Farming with the Slow Food Cycle … [Read more...]