Women's events from north to south.

Women With Wrenches “Women encouraging women to bike…and leading by example” are great ways to get women riding and doing their own maintenance according to Mattie Erstad, a senior at Northland College and the first Share & Be Aware Intern Ambassador.  To get more ladies riding and educated about street smarts and mechanics, she is [...]


St. Paddy's Trail Building at Southern Kettles

Trail Blazer Dave and the crew will be kicking off the Spring trail building season for the John Muir Trail System this Saturday, March 17th. -Meeting Time: 8:30am -Meeting Place: John Muir parking lot County Highway H, Whitewater, WI 53190 Saturday’s efforts will kick off two-three weeks of work on the John Muir Trails. Volunteer trail care crews [...]


Green Grocery Getter

I made a run to the grocery store on Sunday to get some BBQ supplies and saw this very nice custom bike locked to the bike rack.  Yes, the store has the grid rack incorrectly put against the wall,  so as to dramatically reduce capacity, but that is not the point here. I completely forgot [...]


Registration Open for Tour of America’s Dairyland

Online registration is now open for the 2012 Tour of America’s Dairyland presented by Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board (ToAD) at www.PreRace.com. The fourth year of the omnium competition, now the largest competitive cycling event in the U.S., will travel throughout 11 Wisconsin communities, June 21-July 1, and include two road races and nine criteriums, four of which will be [...]


FREE Teaching Safe Bicycling Course Offered

This spring the Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation will once again be offering FREE Teaching Safe Bicycling courses scheduled in 5 different communities around Wisconsin.  These are train the trainer style courses. Those who complete the class will be able to more effectively teach bicycle safety to adults and children at bike rodeos, schools, after school programs, [...]