Archive for December, 2013

Bike Touring on the Cheap

Bike Touring on the Cheap

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on December 30, 2013

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How-to, Tips & Safety, Touring, Touring Tips by Troy Mustache:

Have you thought about going on tour, but have had second thoughts due to the associated costs? Well, there are plenty of things you can worry about while on tour, but money doesn’t have to be one of them.

Philadelphia Bike Share: 5 Things to Understand

Philadelphia Bike Share: 5 Things to Understand

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on December 23, 2013

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Advocacy, Community, Commuting, Tips & Safety, Urban, Urban Planning:

These five key points will give you what you need to know to get through your next Philadelphia bike share conversation with ease — and to get everyone else as excited for bike sharing as you are … or should be!

Singlespeed Cyclocross Worlds Wrapup: The People Behind the Event

Singlespeed Cyclocross Worlds Wrapup: The People Behind the Event

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on December 19, 2013

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Cyclocross, Urban, Urban Planning:

Less than two weeks ago, Philadelphia played host to the Singlespeed Cyclocross World Championships. Here is our tribute to the people who made it happen.

Bike Car Racks: Get Your Road Trip On

Bike Car Racks: Get Your Road Trip On

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on December 18, 2013

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Community, News, Product Reviews, Touring:

Bike car racks are a way to get you to biking destinations across the city or states away. We walk you through the steps to pick the right rack for you.

Neighborhood Bike Works Major Taylor Ride

Neighborhood Bike Works Major Taylor Ride

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on December 16, 2013

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Art & Education, Family, News, Urban, Youth:

Every year, Neighborhood Bike Works holds a Major Taylor Ride, a day for food and riding and celebrating our young cyclists’ achievements. On November 30, this year’s riders — featuring an energetic gathering of kids bundled in hats and gloves and adult cyclists in slick winter gear — rode in 40-degree weather through the streets of Philadelphia and into Fairmount Park.