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Green Tuesday: On Being an Environmentalist

In the 6 months that I have been bike commuting, I have driven about 1800 miles less than I would have otherwise, and spewed about 38,000 fewer pounds of CO2…

Walmart cutting down prices…will bicycle retailers do the same?

Wal-Mart announced Tuesday that it will chop prices between 10 to 30% this week on groceries, electronics and other home-related products in an effort to keep its cash-strapped consumers excited…

How to get involved by Greg Raisman

Here’s Greg’s Bio… Greg Raisman lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife Beth and dog, Dot. He’s been bicycling for transportation for more than a decade. He had an advocacy…

Another Take on the European City Bike

We’ve all been thrilled and fascinated by Russ’s transformation of his old Trek into a versatile city bike and his “reverse fixed-gear conversion“. Both of these bikes really embody the…

Another Great Cargo Trick

Our buddy Quinn sent in the following cool cargo trick — a detachable carrying system: Don’t feel like carrying the extra weight of panniers and a rack when you don’t…