Earlier this summer Piep Van Heuven, the Executive Director, stepped down from her position at Bike Denver after a very successful run. This article is as much a history lesson in BikeDenver as it is an exit farewell. Enjoy and good luck Piep!
Today is an exciting day for Matt Lenyo, a Denver Zoo staff member who is celebrating an exciting milestone – July 1 marks his one year commitment to ditch his car for his daily commute to work. Matt was selected to be the champion for the Wild Ride Team, a group of Denver Zoo staff committed to reducing their reliance on single occupancy vehicles for their daily commute.
This year The League of American Bicyclists are heading up summer long ride your bike challenge. For many cyclists in Colorado it's hardly a challenge to get us to ride our bikes for recreation but maybe some/many of us should consider using that bike for more than just exercise! Either way, it's fun way to monitor your rides and maybe even win some prizes in the end.