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Chicago Meets Copenhagen

Chicago Meets Copenhagen

Today I’ve got guest blogger Jay Clark here on Ding Ding Let’s Ride ,  with his rundown of a transit presentation by a couple of Chicago’s Aldermen after their recent trip to Copenhagen. Jay is an old friend and a long-time Chicago resident, runner, and cyclist.  Check out his 100 Signs – 1,000 Steps blog – […]

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The Bicyle Film Festival Comes to Chicago!

The Bicyle Film Festival Comes to Chicago!

The Bicycle Film Festival heads to Chicago November 4th 5th and 6th for a long weekend of bike-themed films, parties, and other events that celebrate and promote the bike.  There’s  a kick-off ride Friday night from West Town Bikes to the Logan Square Auditorium  – the headquarters for the film festival in Chicago — followed […]

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Bike Events, Bike Events, Chicago Bike Events Everywhere!

Bike Events, Bike Events, Chicago Bike Events Everywhere!

Summer may be over but you wouldn’t know by the bike social calendar in Chicago!  If you keep tabs on the little event calendar I maintain on the right side of this blog, you’ll see that in the new few weeks there are a ton of great bike events coming up and I’m only listing […]

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Cargo Bikes – Share the Love & Come to the Roll Call!

Cargo Bikes – Share the Love & Come to the Roll Call!

Earlier this summer we bought ourselves a cargo bike – a bright orange Yuba Mundo! You can read about it in full detail in this earlier post I wrote. We are big big fans.  There are a lot of different types of cargo bikes, from bakfiets, to box bikes, long johns, bucket bikes, and of course […]

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A Sizzling Summery Seersucker Social Ride

A Sizzling Summery Seersucker Social Ride

The weekend before last, when the searing summer heat was just starting to kick in,  The Slow Bicycle Society and The British Bicycles of Chicago club hosted a Seersucker Social bike ride. We started out at the Streetside Cafe and rode through Humboldt Park to the Boat House, then to the Blind Robin in Ukrainian […]

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Stopping by Schuba’s Bike Bash

Stopping by Schuba’s Bike Bash

I’m catching up on my blogposts and next up is a rundown of the Schubas Bike Bash from a couple of weeks ago. Schubas is a great neighborhood tavern with a small performance hall in the back where I’ve seen a number of great live shows.  It also is one of the few remaining Schlitz Brewery […]

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Chicago’s Bike to Work Week Is Underway – Ride All Week!

Chicago’s Bike to Work Week Is Underway – Ride All Week!

Chicago’s own Bike to Work Week 2011 kicked off this weekend and runs through Friday June 17th.  Find a way to ride your bike to work this week whether it’s by riding your bike to the Metra, bus or El, or riding part of the way to work. There will be bike pit stops throughout […]

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