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It’s Chicago’s Bike to Work Week 2013

It’s Chicago’s Bike to Work Week 2013

Chicago’s own Bike to Work Week is well underway! It continues all week long with the Bike Commuter Challenge and lots and lots of rush hours bike commuter pit stops and other events all over Chicago and the suburbs.

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I’m A Roll Model!

I’m A Roll Model!

If you’re a regular reader of the Chicago/Nashville bike blog Let’s Go Ride A Bike you may be familiar with their “Roll Model” series. Recently they profiled me!

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Winter Bike to Work Day is This Friday!

Winter Bike to Work Day is This Friday!

Hey there Chicago cyclists! If you work downtown, don’t forget to bike on by Daley Plaza this Friday morning for the 2013 edition of Winter Bike to Work Day!

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Help Out Your Favorite Chicago Bike Info Website!

Help Out Your Favorite Chicago Bike Info Website!

If you’re a Chicago cyclist you probably check the Chainlink site at least once a week – perhaps even more often than that.  You’ll note that I always link to their events calendar over on my own abbreviated version of bike events in Chicago  since the Chainlink calendar is the place to check to find […]

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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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Who’s Celebrating Walk (& Bike) To School Day Tomorrow?

Who’s Celebrating Walk (& Bike) To School Day Tomorrow?

  Wednesday, October 3rd is International Walk to School Day!  In fact,  there are walk to school activities throughout the entire month of October.  And even though this month’s day is focus on walking to school, and biking to school is celebrated on day in May, there’s a lot of overlap since the overall goal […]

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A Big Shout-Out to West Town Bike’s Youth Bike Programs!

A Big Shout-Out to West Town Bike’s Youth Bike Programs!

The Chicago Tribune published a great article in yesterday’s paper about the after-school programs that take place year-round at West Town Bikes. West Town Bikes, near Humboldt Park, a hub in the expanding field of bicycle education, runs 14 after-school programs that aim to provide young people with mechanical skills, work readiness, physical fitness, environmental […]

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