A ride down memory lane. By Becky Furuta My life could be as easily measured in the passing of minutes as in the strokes of pedals. Much of my 39 years on the planet has been spent riding, from the moment my dad bought me my first black and white BMX bicycle to the afternoonRead More
Building active travel into your daily commute is nearly as effective as possessing a gym membership, a new study has found. Read more
Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced five host cities for the second edition of Mavic Haute Route Rockies, taking place from June 23 – 29, 2018. Boulder will serve as the official start city of the seven-day event, which includes visits to Winter Park, Avon, Breckenridge and Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA, before taking riders up an epic climb over 14,000 feet to the summit of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain, one of the most famous summits in the United States. Read more
When your cat crashes his bicycle in his dream… Read more
This Vlog is one of the finest we’ve encountered – from this past weekend at the Parker Cyclo X Salisbury: look at the excitement on these kids’ faces, the enthusiasm in their voices, the EPIC footage captured, and of course, the truly responsible nature exemplified in cleaning off the mud before it dries! Enjoy!
Electric bikes are becoming more commonplace — from enjoying a more exciting ride to the ability to carry more weight with the added power, there is a lot that an e-bike can offer for every type of bicyclist. If you’re new to e-bikes, you’re probably wondering whether to buy a new e-bike or convert your existing bike to an electric bike. Read more
If you’re a local female cyclist who likes to climb hills then you’ve probably noticed Jennifer Cubillas’s name on the Strava leaderboards. At 48, Jennifer is routinely in contention for QoMs on popular climbs around Boulder (she is currently 3/2145 on Lookout Mountain and 2/1197 on NCAR) though she has only been cycling for four years. In 2016 she won the National Hill Climb Championship for MW40+, and in 2017 she came in fourth in the Pro/Open category. She is blazing fast—not just for her age, but for any age. Read more
A Los Angeles cyclist who suffered a major injury after striking a pothole agreed to a $6.5 million settlement with the City this week.
Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday, December 5, and starting on November 1, you can schedule gifts to give to organizations you support–like Bicycle Colorado!
Your donation supports programs like Bike School, our policy work at the Colorado legislature, Safe Routes to School, our Denver Initiative, bicycle commuter services and much more. You can help people learn to ride, be safe riding and share the joy of the ride. Read more