• SPOKE: Becky Furuta on Bikes, and Life – #1 Wisconsin

    Submitted by Dana Willett on December 17th, 2017

    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

    • Daily cycle commute equivalent to weight loss of five day gym routine, finds study

      Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on December 13th, 2017

      Building active travel into your daily commute is nearly as effective as possessing a gym membership, a new study has found. Read more

      • Is Road Riding Worth the Risk?

        Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on December 12th, 2017

        From Outside

        After getting hit by a car, our bike-test director comes to terms with distracted driving and a society that devalues cyclists Read more

        • Haute Route Announces Host Cities for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

          Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on December 11th, 2017

          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

          • Friday Fun: When your Cat Crashes His Bike in His Sleep

            Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on December 1st, 2017

            When your cat crashes his bicycle in his dream…  Read more

            • Parker CX Race by “Send or Be Sent” Vlogs – a teenage boy’s perspective

              Submitted by Dana Willett on November 22nd, 2017

              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 Bike Conversion Kit: How to Choose the Best One

                Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on November 13th, 2017

                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

                • Queen of the Hills: A Conversation with Jennifer Cubillas

                  Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on October 30th, 2017

                  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

                  • $6.5 Million Settlement Given to LA Cyclist for Injuries from Pothole

                    Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on October 30th, 2017

                    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.

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                    • Give where you live on Colorado Gives Day!

                      Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on October 27th, 2017

                      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