Don’t Let Winter Stop You … Bike to Work

If you are a dedicated cyclist who doesn’t let the cold temperatures or snow stop you from biking, tomorrow is your day; the Active...

 Divvy Hits 10 Million Riders

Last week, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Transportation (CDOT) announced that Divvy, Chicago’s popular bike share system, was closing in on a...

Pedestrians, Bicyclists to Get Separate Lakefront Trails by 2018

The days of runners being startled by bikers, and cyclists weaving through pedestrians on the Lakefront Path are over; a new plan will create...

Illinois Leads Country with Most Bicycle Friendly Universities

On Tuesday, the League of American Bicyclists announced 51 Bicycle Friendly Universities, six of which are in Illinois, putting the state at the top...

9 Illinois Communities Recognized as Bicycle Friendly in 2016

This week, the League of American Bicyclists welcomed 26 new and 77 renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities (BFCs), nine of which are in Illinois. DeKalb, Carbondale...

New Cyclocross Site Opens in Chicago

Bicyclists of all abilities can practice tricks and enhance their skills at Chicago’s new, and first of its kind, the Big Marsh Bike Park. Sunday,...

Coros Introduces World’s First Smart Cycling Helmet

Coros Wearables, Inc., announced the launch of LINX, the first smart cycling helmet that uses bone conduction technology in lieu of ear buds to...

Racing Tactics: Guidelines for Bridging the Gap Between You and Other Competitors

Some of the largest benefits you can have in the upper echelons of bike racing are to have good tactics and race strategy. Once you...

Strava Adds New Safety Feature

Strava, the popular smartphone app for athletes, released a new safety feature to allow users to share their riding location in real time with...

Wisconsin Declares September 25 as Chris Kegel Day

In recognition of his contributions to his native state, the governor of Wisconsin proclaimed Sunday, Sept. 25, as Chris Kegel Day throughout the state. Milwaukee...
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