Texas Bicycling Blog and News Roundup January 19th

Stolen Bike Houston – Transition Covert V2 White by CovertV2 forums.mtbr.com Long time reader, first time poster. Unfortunately I am creating a post to alert everyone in the Houston area of a stolen bike. It is a Transition Covert V2, in white. It can be identified by the missing front deralliuer shifter, Specialized brand chain [...]

Texas Bicycling Blog and News Roundup January 17th

Capellan gets shock incarceration, 10 years’ probation in cyclist’s 2012 death Jurors handed down 10-year suspended prison sentence in December. By Walt Nett lubbockonline.com A former Texas Tech student received 10 years’ probation in the hit-and-run death of a woman riding her bicycle near University Medical Center in July 2012. But before 24-year-old Benito Francis [...]

Texas Bicycling Blog and News Roundup January 16th

Mitchell heads to Texas ahead of most hectic season of career By Colin Thompson www.royalgazette.com Top female cyclist Nicole Mitchell departed for Texas yesterday to step up preparations for arguably the busiest season of her career. The 30-year old will launch her campaign at next month’s Tour of New Braunfels in the Lone Star state [...]

January 15th Texas Bicycling Daily News Roundup

Who’s Legal In Austin Bike Lanes? www.keyetv.com Some Austin bike lanes are becoming a battleground between cyclists and pedestrians. Streets, like Shoal Creek, can have joggers and walkers invading the space stripped for bikers. Whether it’s on tennis shoes or tires, where the rubber meets the road matters in Austin. “About 30 miles a day, [...]