Year of the bike Cycling fans had much to celebrate over the past year, we’re hoping for more. www.chron.com We’re not at the end yet, but it looks like 2013 was Houston’s year of the bicycle. Cyclists, alternative transit lovers and health advocates have had a lot of celebrate, and even more to anticipate for [...]
Asylum-Seeker Completes “Pedaling for Justice” Ride by Julián Aguilar www.texastribune.org After pedaling more than 700 miles over 12 days through dozens of Texas cities and towns that witnessed his infectious laughter, Mexico’s latest symbol of hope in a war-ravaged country finally broke down.
Carlos Gutierrez — a businessman and Chihuahua native whose legs were cut [...]
High school mountain biking rising in popularity ‘It’s a big hootenanny in the woods with a bunch of high schoolers.’ by Julie Kailus www.grindtv.com Mountain biking is climbing the ranks of cool high school sports. Thanks to a boost from the NICA (National Interscholastic Cycling Association), the sport has been growing up to 30 percent [...]
El Paso bicycling event to help domestic-violence survivors By Daniel Borunda / El Paso Times The El Paso County Attorney’s Office is hosting bicycle rides this weekend to benefit survivors of domestic violence. The “Cycle for Change: From Surviving to Thriving” bicycle tour will start at 8 a.m. Sunday at Eastwood (Album) Park, 3110 Parkwood. [...]