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Paralympic Athelete-cycling inspiration.

Here is a truly amazing and inspirational story by J. David Goodman of the New York Times, about a paralympic cyclist, who overcame all.

The Long Hard Ride of Damian Lopez Alfonso By J. DAVID GOODMAN Published: June 9, 2011 (photo by: Raymond McCrea Jones/The New York Times) Photo caption: Damian Lopez Alfonso, 34, [...]

Upcoming events-Feb. & March

Here are a few upcoming events in NYC, for your cycling pleasure.

Kim Burgas isn’t afraid of a little cold. She’s put on a group ride/ice skating event back in December. Now her gang is at it again with a gallery hop.

Facebook event listing.

Also, Kim would like you to [...]

London’s new super highways…for bikes.

Super highways are not just for cars and trucks any more. Thanks to some progressive thinking by local politicians they are roadways being developed to include cyclists and provide safe transport into major metropolitan areas. In NYC we paint our’s green but in London the color is blue for the start of a whole [...]

What the Huck? London magazine has courier fashion spread

Fashion magazine from London Huck has a photo piece on bike messengers who are always ahead of the trends.

Check out more from issue #14: Rules of the road, here.

Bicycle Guide to Halloween

This Saturday is Halloween so here is a compiled list of events happening not only for the weekend but Friday as well.

Here in NYC. Friday October 30th is the Halloween Critical Mass and Time’s Up Fundraiser Party. (check the flyer for info or go to time’s up)

And some critical mass [...]

BikeBlogger interview series continues.

In the second installment of my bike blogger “old school zine style” interview (where I send people questions) we travel to London and meet Bill Chidley, otherwise known as Buffalo Bill. (image from original printed zine back in 1991) Bill’s has been writing the Moving Target Zine blog for years, long before it was [...]

Victory for Critical Mass in London

Steve Green informed me of this latest victory.

Article in the Telegraph UK:

Critical mass can carry on cycling

The law lords throw out what they saw as an attempt by Scotland Yard to ban a monthly bike-ride through the streets of London.

By Joshua Rozenberg Last Updated: 12:01PM GMT 26 Nov 2008

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