Team Brings Together Local Elite Women Cyclists

Major players in the local cycling scene recently came together to create a new composite team designed to aid area Category 1/2 women cyclists in Pro races. The Chicago Women's Elite Cycling team, made up of five of the top women in Chicagoland, represents a first-of-its-kind group that aims to give team members the opportunity to be more competitive in regional and national events.

Chicago Named Most Bike-Friendly City in U.S.

When Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel was running back in 2010, he said one of his main goals was to make the city the most...

Tour de Fat Returns to Chicago

Finding a festival during the summer in Chicago is about as easy as finding a runner who hates shin-splints. Every weekend neighborhoods in every...

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,...

2014 Cyclocross State Championship Heads to Montrose

The final spots remaining open to the State CX Championship at Montrose Harbor are filling up as cyclists prepare for the last race in...

The Race of Truth: Time Trialing Tips and Tricks

Spanning multiple disciplines and cycling race mediums, time trialing, often referred to as the race of truth, is an ultimate test and combination of...

Charity Ride Goes From Wrigley To Fenway

It takes something special to get a group of people together to work for a charity. It takes someone special to get those people...
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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,...

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...

Local Cyclists Compete in Cyclo-Cross Nationals

More than 30 Chicagoland cyclists spent last weekend in Asheville, North Carolina, competing in the USA Cycling Cyclo-Cross National Championship from Jan. 5-10. The men’s...