• Cycling Deaths Are Rising Faster Than Driving or Walking Deaths, New Study Suggests

    Submitted by 303cycling on August 30th, 2017

    After a nearly decade-long decline, deaths on U.S. roadways started rising again two years ago as gas prices dropped and more Americans got back in their cars. Now, a new study has found that cyclist deaths increased at a higher rate than those of drivers, walkers, or any other road user. Researchers also saw an uptick in the age of the victims. Read more

    • How Cyclists Can Get Police to Take On-Bike Video Footage Seriously

      Submitted by 303cycling on August 18th, 2017

      Over the past several years, more and more riders have been strapping video cameras to their bikes—not to capture rad jumps or beautiful scenery, but for safety reasons. However, the cameras might not be the panacea that many riders believe. On-bike video footage helped authorities catch the alleged driver who hit a cyclist on the Natchez Trace last month, but too often, video evidence from cyclists is ignored by overwhelmed police departments, particularly in cases where there’s no injury or other crime committed. Read more

      • Cyclist injured in hit-and-run near IBM north of Boulder

        Submitted by 303cycling on March 26th, 2017

        This terrible hit-and-run happened yesterday shortly after most cycling groups were completing typical Saturday morning rides in and out of Tom Watson Park, including many group rides training for Ironman Boulder. 303 is seeking more information. From the Daily Camera The Colorado State Patrol is investigating the hit and run of cyclist that happened nearRead More