Archive for November, 2013

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Philly Pedals Gives Thanks!

on November 28, 2013

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Community, News:

On this beautiful Thanksgiving Day, Philly Pedals staff and contributors wanted to share what keeps us thankful about riding a bike and about what makes Philadelphia a great cycling city.

SSCXWC Art Show

SSCXWC Art Show

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on November 27, 2013

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Art & Education, Cyclocross, News:

Keswick Cycle in West Philly will be hosting the Singlespeed Cyclocross World Championships Registration and Art Show on Friday, December 6.

High School Students at Girard Academic Music Program used Safe Routes Philly curriculum to teach 5th graders about bicycle safety.

Safe Routes Philly: Bicycle Education in Schools

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on November 26, 2013

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Advocacy, Community, Family, Tips & Safety, Urban, Youth:

One of the most important elements of starting bicycle programs is teaching children safety skills. At Safe Routes Philly, we’ve put together a comprehensive program to teach walking and biking safety and get children active on two feet and two wheels.

Keep Your Jacket Waterproof … and Clean

Keep Your Jacket Waterproof … and Clean

Product Review: Sport Wash

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on November 25, 2013

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Community, How-to, Product Reviews:

A great rain jacket is an essential part of any commuting cyclist’s arsenal. Skimping on this is a surefire way to find oneself soggy and miserable.

Philly Pumptrack receives $10,000 donation

Philly Pumptrack receives $10,000 donation

on November 22, 2013

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Family, News, Urban, Youth:

At last night’s Parkside Association of Philadelphia community meeting, Philly Pumptrack received a $10,000 check from Monster Energy Drinks and Brown’s ShopRite. “This gets us closer to putting kids and families on bikes,” commented Heidi Grunwald, Project Coordinator.