Wheel & Sprocket Creates Chicago’s First Mobile Bike Shop

Beeline Bikes, a full-service mobile bike shop, announced today the launch of Beeline Bikes Powered by Wheel & Sprocket, its first Illinois location. This...

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...

Why Many Cyclists Are Turning To Watts

When I first got into biking I made the mistake all amateurs do: When I came across a hill I would power up it...

‘Brake’ Out Your Bike for the 25th Annual Bike Week

The Active Transportation Alliance is hosting the 25th annual Chicago Bike Week, which kicks off Friday. With a commitment to celebrate being the “best big...

New Chicago Spin Class Incorporates Strength Training

While spin classes are hot in the world of studio fitness right now, the only scrutiny it may get is that your upper body...
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Cyclist Builds Custom Bicycles

As a longtime cyclist, Vlad Dolinsky knew about different kind of bicycles, but wanted to dive deeper into the technical side of the industry....

Lakefront Path Separation to Begin ‘ASAP’

The Chicago Park District and Active Transportation Alliance hosted an open house Wednesday Night with the public to provide final details regarding the Lakefront...
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Winter Bicycle Commuting

Winter is here, but you don’t need to hang your commuter bike up until springtime. Many benefits of commuting by bicycle become more noticeable...
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...

City Announces New Bike Lanes

The City of Chicago this week announced plans to add 20 miles of bike lanes to city streets this summer. The new lanes will...