Texas Bicycling News July 15th 2017

Texan brothers complete cross-country bike trip in New York

Bradley Blackburn | www.wfaa.com

NEW YORK – After 52 days and some 3500 miles, Bobby, Raleigh and Dennis Jenkins are giving their bikes a rest.
“I’m going to be done with my bike for a long time,” said Raleigh Jenkins.
The three brothers rolled into Manhattan on Thursday evening, where they were met by family and friends at the finish line in Battery Park.
Their journey began back in May on the other side of the continent. They dipped their tires in the …



2017 Moonlight Ramble Registration Open

BikeHouston.org

bike ride
The BikeHouston Moonlight Ramble is Houston’s oldest charity bike ride and draws more than 2,000 cyclists, many of whom join us each year and add the latest commemorative Ramble t-shirt to their collection. This fun night-time bike ride suitable for most ages and abilities.
This year’s ride will start and end at Discovery Green, where the Ramble festival will be taking place from 8 pm to midnight. Join us before the …


Back in the saddle; A log of my 2017 bicycle races so far

By David Talley | www.wcmessenger.com

I wrote a column in January about plans to revisit bicycle racing this year after barely pedaling anywhere in 2016.
I raced a variety of events in college, hitting the road almost every weekend of both semesters to travel around the state for cycling events. But since then I’ve been off my bike more than in the saddle. Last year was the culmination of this, with only one race on the books last July.
But I wanted to make this year different. Despite not riding much, I’ve always loved reading race reports and cycling coverage. Reading other racers’ blogs is partly what inspired me to jump back on the bike, so I pledged to double from 2016 the number of days I spent …


Texas Bicycling from Twitter

New Event Added to Texbiker.net Calendar

Rick Ankrum

In 1999 I had a burning desire to create a web site focused on Texas bicycling. Over the years this web site has existed many people have visited. As I think of information I need to bicycle I add them to the web site.

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