• Women’s Off-Road Cycling Congress

    Submitted by 303cycling on September 21st, 2017

    Louisville   “As female off-road cyclists, what do we love, hate, and hope for?” The Women’s Off-Road Cycling Congress (WÖRCC) opens an authentic dialogue between women of all experience levels. WÖRCC is an antidote to the cycling industry’s “ladies’ nights”. We are a meet-up style event inviting all women to join the conversation. During anRead More

    • Mara Abbott – Anything for this: The costs, benefits of life in elite sport

      Submitted by 303cycling on September 19th, 2017

      Flirting with the edge of potential is dazzling, intoxicating and breathtakingly addictive. I really, really get it. But a true champion must have equal parts of strength and wisdom — and achieving physical excellence should not get carte blanche in the risk-benefit equation of a lifetime. In a moment of vulnerable honesty, what, for you, is worth it? Each answer is utterly unique — and constantly evolving. Read more

      • 4 Skills You Need to Gain Before Going Bike Camping

        Submitted by 303cycling on September 15th, 2017

        Mastering the basics of balancing on two wheels and pedaling to propel yourself forward is essentially enough to make you a “road worthy” biker. If your adventures go much beyond your local bicycle path or the street in front of your house, though, you’ll need a few more developed skills. Read more

        • Look out for Lookout Speed Bumps!

          Submitted by 303cycling on September 6th, 2017

          Seems there’s some controversy over the 4 speed bumps at the bottom of Lookout. I had a chance to check them out. I love them. They will reduce the speed in a dangerous section that has historically been rage-filled. I shouldn’t be riding 40 mph through this residential area any more than a motorist.  Read more

          • Boulder’s Wednesday Morning Velo Highlights Local Charities on “Non Profit Day”

            Submitted by 303cycling on September 5th, 2017

            It has become a tradition over the years to host a day in September where WMV invites local charities to lead our rides and be recognized for the value and hard work in our community. Please show your appreciation by showing up and supporting them in the good fight. Read more

            • Three Denver trails to enjoy by bike

              Submitted by 303cycling on September 5th, 2017

              Biking is one of the many physical activities that Colorado offers. As Denver’s streets become more crowded, the state is working to boost the number of cycling commuters. The state announced that it would commit more than $100 million in 2015 over a four year stretch to add bicycle infrastructure. If you’re in Denver with your bike, hit these trails to not only get exercise, but to see new parts of your state. Read more

              • How to get into cycling when you are 40+

                Submitted by 303cycling on August 31st, 2017

                Some say that cycling is a young person’s sport. I beg to differ! Cycling can provide people of any age an outlet for exercise, enjoyment, and positive stress relief. The biggest problem that many older generations face is that they don’t know how to get into the sport. With the bike industry changing so quickly, this is no surprise. Read on, and learn how to comfortably get into cycling when you are over 40. Read more

                • Cyclist seriously injured in weekend crash on U.S. 36 north of Boulder

                  Submitted by 303cycling on August 31st, 2017

                  A cyclist was seriously injured in a crash over the weekend on U.S. 36 north of Boulder after apparently steering into oncoming traffic.

                  The crash occurred at the 31 milemarker of North Foothills Highway just north of the city of Boulder at 8:46 a.m. Saturday, according to Colorado State Patrol Trooper Nate Reid. Read more

                  • The Pros Closet seeks Bicycle Mechanic

                    Submitted by 303cycling on August 30th, 2017

                    This Position Has Been Filled   We are seeking a Bicycle Mechanic who can clean, service, and part out bikes and bike parts. The perfect candidate will be a fellow bike nerd with a strong attention to detail. COMPANY OVERVIEW The Pros Closet (TPC) is the world’s largest retailer of previously-owned and overstock bikes andRead More

                    • 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