Iowa


Remember when you were back in school, and it was the last day of the school year?  All you wanted to do was hang out with your friends and do minimal work.  That was what the 4th day felt like.  We had a brief discussion with Jim Sayer of Adventure Cycling Association in the morning.  I more »

Day 4 of the 2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference


Bipartisan Tshirt
The third day of the conference kicked off with a big bang as Russ & Laura of The Path Less Pedaled, gave their presentation on marketing to the attendees of the conference.  We were then entertained by Andy Clarke, the Executive Director of the League of American Bicyclists, who delivered an important message on why more »

Day 3 of the 2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference


BTN Conference 1
The second day of the 2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference started early and ended late.  We had our official welcome from the organizers and recognized dignitaries from the local community who supported this conference.  We jumped into session 1, lunch, 2 more sessions, happy hour, and dinner in Iowa City. Breakfast I woke up at more »

Day 2 of the 2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference



Conference Session 1 2
What started out to be a slow introduction of the National Bicycle Tourism Conference, turned out to be a rewarding experience by the end of the night. I participated in a workshop, met a lot of people, and capped off the day with some food & beer. Before I get into that, let me back more »

Day 1 of the 2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference



LA to Coralville, Iowa Map 1
On November 6 – 9, I will be traveling to Coralville, Iowa to attend the  National Bicycle Tourism Conference.   This will be my first bicycle related conference so I am very excited!  The conference is split into 2 tracks: Cycling Events & Bicycle Tourism.  Obviously I’ll be at the bicycle tourism track.  The event more »

2013 National Bicycle Tourism Conference