• VeloSwap

    Submitted by 303cycling on October 10th, 2018

    Denver   VeloSwap is an annual event with 10,000+ attendees and 600+ vendors at the National Western Complex in Denver, Colorado. Every year attendees snap up deals from hundreds of vendors selling bikes, parts, clothing and accessories. Since 1989, thisRead More

    • For Some Girls, Empowerment Comes With Two Wheels and a Helmet

      Submitted by Kim Welk on September 19th, 2018

      NEWARK — The training wheels were off. The young woman with a bright smile and golden sunglasses told Kaneisha Marable she didn’t need them. The little girl believed her. Kaneisha pedaled a wobbly path up the block beside Lincoln Park.Read More

      • Ball Sports are Overrated. Get Your Kid Biking Instead.

        Submitted by 303cycling on July 2nd, 2018

        Things are different today. Letting your kids run around and be kids is called “free-range parenting” and fraught with controversy. It seems like they can’t even kick a ball around together unless you lease a minivan and enroll them in a soccer league first. And forget cycling unaccompanied; even riding with your kids is increasingly difficult in many places. Decades of mounting traffic and increasing sprawl means you’re either confined to the cul-de-sal or else forced to undertake a lengthy car journey in order to do a multigenerational ride.   Read more