The Biggest Full Moon Ride Yet

With 142 men, women and children, the last Tosa Full Moon Bicycle Ride of the summer was the biggest yet. The growing number of riders and new businesses encouraging their customers to ride on the destination retail strip further confirms the “if you build it they will ride” theory of bicycle facilities. Since North Avenue [...]


Durango, Wisconsin

OK, these mountains are still in Colorado, but there are so many Wisconsin connections in Durango that it felt like old home week when we visited last week. I was able to reconnect with old friends I raced with in the first year of the Alterra Mountain Bike Team, I got to drink beer from [...]


Riding a Bicycle IS Safe

One of the comments we got about yesterday’s post about the crash that killed Bike Fed member Andy Nowak asked why our organization doesn’t recommend people not ride on roads without wide paved shoulders: “Mr Held, I fail to understand why you would recommend riding to the left of the fog line when there is [...]


¡Viva la Ciclovía!

Milwaukee’s open streets event, Ciclovía MKE and Southside Bicycle Day, closed out our Bike Week in the 414 yesterday. I got up Sunday, made coffee and immediately loaded up the camera gear I wanted to bring. As soon as I was packed, had formatted my cards, charged the camera batteries and cleaned the camera sensors, [...]