Bicycle Chariot Races

Whatever these are they really need to make a comeback!

Hipsters on the Dangers of CUI

Applicable to Canada Day as well, which was yesterday…

With My Own Two Wheels

For many Americans, the bicycle is a choice. An expensive toy. An eco-conscious mode of transportation. For countless others across the globe, it is much more.

For Fred, a health worker in Zambia, the bicycle is a means of reaching twice as many patients. For Bharati, a teenager in India, it provides access to education. For Mirriam, a disabled Ghanaian woman, working on bicycles is an escape from the stigma attached to disabled people in her community. For Carlos, a farmer in Guatemala, pedal power is a way to help neighbors reduce their impact on the environment. For Sharkey, a young man in California, the bicycle is an escape from the gangs that consume so many of his peers.

With My Own Two Wheels weaves together the experiences of these five individuals into a single story about how the bicycle can change the world—one pedal stroke at a time.

Via Wend

Covet: Woodgrain Bike Frames


Via Rob’s Woodgrain Bike Frames

4 year old Max’s morning commute

At any age, commuting by bicycle is the best!

Riding the Trails with Your Dog

Awesome. Via

The Bicycle Cap – A Love Story

Via prolly

Vancouver Group Pedalling to the Polls

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Bike share brings out creativity

Bixi Toronto is set to go live on May 3, 2011 and we can’t wait!

With bike share systems already up and running in many major cities we’ve already had a look at some creative uses for the system.

Here’s a Boris Bike Flash Mob Spin Class:

A pro BMX rider put the London Cycle Hire Scheme through some rigorous strength testing:

And Bixi Montreal is even filming “alleycat” style races that promote legal riding and provide information about cycling infrastructure in the city: An “Alleycat” Race on BIXIs?

Trains and Bikes Equal Freedom

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Want to take your own train and bicycle trip in Ontario? Visit Bikes and Transit and Bike Train Ontario.

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