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...
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Full Schedule of Events Planned for Chicago Bike Week

Chicago Bike Week kicks off today, and several events will take place over the next seven days to encourage and bring attention to urban...

2015 Holiday Gift Guide

2015 Holiday Gift Guide   Unsure of what to get the athlete in your life for the holidays? Let our gift guide help you out! With...

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...

2017 Was Divvy’s Most Successful Year to Date

Divvy, Chicagoland’s highly-successful bike share system, had its most successful year to date in 2017, Divvy leadership announced today. With 5,000 additional new members...

Chicago Athlete’s Top Stories in 2015

With a full year of racing, training and reporting behind us, Chicago Athlete looks back at our most-read stories of 2015. 10. Locals Shine at...

Divvy Celebrates 2.5M Rides with Labor Day Deal

Divvy riders reached a major milestone just in time for Labor Day: they’ve pedaled the blue bikes 2.5 million times since the beginning of the year!...

Wisconsin Declares September 25 as Chris Kegel Day

In recognition of his contributions to his native state, the governor of Wisconsin proclaimed Sunday, Sept. 25, as Chris Kegel Day throughout the state. Milwaukee...

Intelligentsia Cup Sees 29% Ridership Increase with More Race Days

The 2017 Intelligentsia Cup powered by SRAM saw a sharp increase in ridership numbers for the sixth edition of the event, thanks in large...

Pedestrians, Bicyclists to Get Separate Lakefront Trails by 2018

The days of runners being startled by bikers, and cyclists weaving through pedestrians on the Lakefront Path are over; a new plan will create...