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Details on the frostbite race

Details of Saturday Night’s Frostbite race, from organizer Dan G.

“Dont Forget, This saturday Late Night Frostbite: Empire State. Tompkins Square Park, 8PM registration, 10PM race. After Party at Bushwick Country Club, Grand St. Brooklyn. Raffle, art and photos, tons of sponsors. All proceeds go to the TKBMA, including the proceeds from Jameson [...]

Road Rage Doctor gets 5 years

Los Angeles ER doctor Christopher Thompson, has a new place to practice medicine…a jail cell. He was sentenced to five years in prison for deciding to use his car as a weapon and slam on the brakes in front of two road cyclists.

One of those, who suffered severe injuries is Ron Peterson, recently [...]

Philly GoldSprints, 1/17/10

The Philly Bike Messenger Association presents:

hanks to everyone who has been coming out racing and supporting the bma so we can continue to make these events happen!

Blockley Pourhouse is a HUGE, amazing space so I hope we can get as many riders out as possible. Also they have really good food [...]

Mid-West Mayhem

Milwaukee may have had it’s bike polo team busted, but fear not…the MAYHEM is coming.

The Black Market is open

Stevil Kenevil of the hilarious cycling blog all hail the black market has his web store ready to go. Purchase beer cozys, hats and great t-shirts like this:

Get your gear today at all hail the black market.com

Late Night Frost Bite...Is Back. 1/16/09

Skateboarding is not a crime, neither is bike polo

Ok, I can understand the police kicking someone out of private space where people are skateboarding, doing grinds on a bmx bike or in this case playing bike polo. But arresting a practicing bike polo team who’d been coming out for years and having them spend 11 hours in jail? Excessive.

Sad but [...]

Group ride in Helsinki, Finland…with a torch

Saw this video on John Prolly’s Site and in my continued effort to highlight how global the world of bicycle culture is, a group ride from Helsinki, Finland:

HELSINKI 78-82 – CRUISING from Top Billin on Vimeo.

More info at fixedgearbikes.blogspot.com [...]

Article about German couriers dealing with bad weather.

From Joe Hendry of messmedia.org   Bike couriers grappling with enduring snow and ice The Local, January 8, 2010   While most workers can retreat to the warmth of their offices or cars during the harsh winter weather, bike messengers across Germany have been braving the cold – but not without a few extra [...]