Wisconsin's Inaugural Tweed Run Report

Despite some crazy pre-ride weather, complete with a rare waterspout in Lake Michigan, Wisconsin’s first Tweed Run went off without a problem. Most riders arrived at Sven’s Cafe in Bay View just before the heavy rain hit.  Relaxing over tea, coffee and good food, Milwaukee’s country squires’ patience was rewarded with sunny skies in short [...]

Wisconsin's first Tweed Ride Today

For a few years now tweed rides have been in vogue in bike friendly cities across the country, but for some reason Wisconsin has been tweedless.  That is until today. Casey, from Milwaukee’s fashion forward Bay View neighborhood, has put together Milwaukee’s first ride featuring the original sporting fabric. Tweed is a made from the [...]

It Takes a Village

The Village of Shorewood is now ranked as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists, the only village in Wisconsin with such a designation.  The League has given BFC designations to 190 of the 500 communities across the country who applied.  Wisconsin now has six Bicycle Friendly Communities:   Gold [...]