Texas Bicycling Daily News Roundup January 20th

Mat Olson Turns Bridge Arches into a Pump Track, Asks For a Bike Park in Fort Worth by Krista Carlson urbanvelo.org

When Mat Olson rode across the 24-foot-high arches of the West Seventh Street Bridge in Fort Worth, city officials were not impressed. “It’s funny, I heard that they were not too happy about […]

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 Daily News Roundup January 18th

Tyler woman on bicycle seriously injured after being hit by an SUV By Marshall Stephens TYLER, TX (KLTV) – The Tyler Police Department says Petra Spence of Tyler was hit by an SUV Friday while riding her bike Friday afternoon. Spence was taken to East Texas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Officers say Spence was […]

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 […]