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...

Area Cyclocross Races Spin Off This Weekend

The 2018 Cyclocross season officially starts this weekend, with the UPB Junior CX Clinic in Willow Springs, and the first relay being held in...

Learning How to Handle Bike Maintenance and Repairs

Unlike running or swimming, cycling requires an optimal performance from something outside of the cyclist's control. Each time cyclists go out, they need a...

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...

‘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...

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...

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...

The League Launches National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National...

Volunteers Packing 600 Bikes for Children

Bikes for Lesotho, a Chicago-based organization founded in 2012, is preparing 600 bikes for children. The bikes will travel more than 8,000 miles via...