Commuting

Reflecting on Casual Cycling Clothing

Reflecting on Casual Cycling Clothing

Be seen by motorists in something you want to be seen in

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on April 10, 2014

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Commuting, Tips & Safety:

Cycling clothes should be comfortable on the bike, easy for motorists to see at night, and good-looking. Luke Elrath combines all three with style.

The End of the Trail

The End of the Trail

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on March 18, 2014

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Commuting, Tips & Safety, Urban Planning:

Philly has great trails around the city, but the areas where the trails and car infrastructure meet, cross, or mix are often problematic.

5 Tips for Humane Headlight Practices

5 Tips for Humane Headlight Practices

Do you know where your lights are aimed?

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on March 6, 2014

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Commuting, Mountain, Road, Tips & Safety, Touring:

This is the Golden Age of Bike Lights; never has so much wattage been available for so little. Learn how to courteously harness the power of illumination.

Choose Your Route Wisely

Choose Your Route Wisely

How to pick your battles

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on January 6, 2014

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Advocacy, Commuting, How-to, Tips & Safety, Urban:

On a bike, I can get to my destination quickly and lock up my transportation right outside. I am also a creature of habit. So it took me a while to change my commute by a few blocks to make it much more pleasant.

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!