Weekly Round Up

Weekly round up of news stories from the Internet.



News Chino Hills to Joshua Tree Flickr Album – Relive our Joshua Tree bike tour adventure through our Flickr photo album.  There are several gems there that you may not have seen yet. 4th Annual Gear Guide: Cargo Bikes – Check out this cool cargo bike gear guide from Momentum Mag.  6 interesting cargo bike model more »

2014 – Week 25 – Internet Round Up


News Car-Centric Salt Lake City Explores Alternatives – Salt Lake City, Utah is poised to build supporting infrastructure like expanding their light rail, TRAX and improve bicycling paths.  As their population grows and people are moving near the core of their city, these opportunities are ripe to be implemented to help support the city so that they more »

2014 – Week 24 – Internet Round Up



News IKEA to sell electric bikes to eco-friendly commuters – IKEA is getting introducing a 60 lbs electric bike.called the FOLKVÄNLIG  which means “folk” and “friendly” in Swedish.  Not a surprising move as IKEA has always been a environmental friendly company which uses conscious packing techniques to reduce waste and renewable energy for their power more »

2014 – Week 23 – Internet Round Up


News Bicycle Times #29 Features The Path Less Pedaled – Laura Crawford of The Path Less Pedaled is featured on the cover of the latest issue.  A well deserved accomplishment as both Laura and Russ are doing great things up in Oregon to help boost the bicycle touring movement all over the country.  Definitely one more »

2014 – Week 22 – Internet Round Up


News Unpredict Your Journey – Need bikepacking gear in Los Angeles? Look no further than Topanga Creek Bicycles. Their new section is awesome! It’s a great resource to see what the shop has to offer in terms of bicycles for your adventure and gears you can purchase to go on that adventure.  Look for their more »

2014 – Week 21 – Internet Round Up



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News A Foldable Bike Helmet You’ll Just Happen to Have in Your Bag – This is a neat idea! A portable helmet. This helmet was crowd-sourced and developed by Jeff Woolf who saw that many Europeans forgo wearing a helmet because they did not like carrying it around because of its bulkiness.  As expected, the more »

2014 – Week 20 – Internet Round Up


News Kentucky bicyclist charged with reckless driving – My initial reaction was a big at-a-girl for being courageous in her efforts to bring awareness of bicyclists in the Kentucky area but upon looking at her route to work, she clearly has a wide shoulder to ride on but chooses to be on the right lane.  I more »

2014 – Week 19 – Internet Round Up


News How Bicycles Bring Business – Great piece from, you guest it, Momentum Mag about how bicycles bring business.  They go over several examples in cities across the country like Memphis, New York City, San Diego, etc. who are cashing on the bicycling boom. There is a potential of $6 Billion to $133 Billion of more »

2014 – Week 18 – Internet Round Up