City Projects to Open Lake Front

The city of Chicago has announced three projects aimed to help pedestrians and cyclists reach the lakefront without battling through Lake Shore Drive. While...

Glencoe Grand Prix Takes the Streets

One of the biggest cycling events of the year plans to take to the streets Saturday for the Glencoe Grand Prix (GGP). This year...

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...

The Ed Rudolph Velodrome

Erin Obradovich got her first taste of track cycle racing at the Ed Rudolph Velodrome while growing up in Elmhurst during the mid-1980s. “My father...

National Bike Challenge

Photo by: Chicago Department of Transportation National Bike Challenge starts this Sunday. May 9th-13th, 2016 PeopleForBikes’ Green Lane Project has announced the inaugural National Protected Bike Lane...

Evanston Conducts Cycling Survey

A hot debate is building in Evanston and the city wants to hear as many voices as possible. In the north suburb's growing commitment...

Silver Lake County Park Becomes Regional Mountain Biking Destination

An official grand opening of the Silver Lake Mountain Bike Trail System will be held at Noon on Saturday, June 4. Approximately nine miles of...

USA Cycling on Downhill Ride as Olympics Near

In recent years, USA Cycling has faced several challenges, including aging athletes, declining membership and disconnect between amateur and elite riders, according to Seattle...

New Bike Law Treats Cyclists and Motorists Equally

Last week, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a new bill that improving the rights of cyclists on the road. According to House Bill 5912, “every driver...
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Cyclists to Take Over Lake Shore Drive on Sunday

Bikes will once again fill Lake Shore Drive this Sunday at the Active Transportation Alliance’s annual MB Financial Bank Bike the Drive. The event,...