7 Cycling Tips to Stay Cool in the Summer Heat

(From MapMyRide.com) Let’s be honest: Summer is a fantastic time for cycling. But to fully enjoy it, you’ll need to take a few precautions. Use...

Active Trans to Offer Safe Cycling Classes

Photo courtesy of the Active Transportation Alliance The Active Transportation Alliance, a non-profit, member-based advocacy organization that aims to make bicycling, walking and public transportation...
Lakefront Trail Separation

Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District to Celebrate Completion of Lakefront Trail Separation with The Lakefront...

Mayor Rahm Emanuel will join the Chicago Park District and Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Citadel Ken Griffin to announce the Lakefront Chill...

Divvy to Install Over 30 New Stations Across Chicago

Divvy is adding more than thirty stations to the popular bike share system over the next few months to account for growing ridership, help...

Bike-Related Accidents, Deaths Continue to Rise

As the number of bicyclists and bike commuters continues to increase, so does the number of bicycle accidents involving motorists, which often result in...

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...

League Awards 34 Bicycle Friendly Communities

Today, as Bike to Work Week continues, the League of American Bicyclists announces 34 new and renewing Bicycle Friendly Communities (BFC℠). There are now...

Best Local Holiday Deals for Athletes this Weekend

Between Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, athletic stores around the Chicagoland area have plenty of deals to offer you. Whether you’re...

WOMEN’S TRACK CYCLING CLINIC!

This Saturday! APRIL 23 | 8AM - 12PM Ed Rudolph Velodrome, 1479 Maple Avenue Northbrook, IL 60062 Registration: 8AM - 9AM Price: $15 What to bring - Helmet & cycling...

Chicago Bike Week Spins Off Friday

Although May is National Bike Month, Chicago likes to continue the celebration as long as possible. Starting tomorrow, the Active Transportation Alliance's Chicago Bike...