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5 Simple and Stylish Ways to Store Your Bike Indoors

For those of you who live in smaller spaces and commute by bike, there is a challenge to storing your wheels indoors. Here is a roundup of five ideas that will lend a solution to this common problem.…

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3 of the Best U.S. Cities for Bicycle Travel

By Courtney Helgoe, Experience Life "Maybe we should’ve rented some lighter bikes," my sweetheart suggests over his shoulder. We’re huffing uphill on Harrison Street in Portland, Ore., pedaling a…

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How to Build a Bamboo Bike Trailer

Cris Carl writes about Boston-area carpenters and remodeling for Networx. Gabor Lukacs of Amherst, MA believes we can go beyond sustainability to a place of “resilience.” Part of Lukacs's respon…

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A Cardboard Bike!

Israeli entrepreneur Izhar Gafni has built a sturdy cardboard bike that he hopes will revolutionize the field of environment-friendly transportation par excellence, with a production cost of around ei…

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Changing Bogota One Bike at a Time

Once a week, Bogota's roads are closed to cars and opened only to bikes and pedestrians in a program that has inspired dozens of other cities to create their own "ciclovias." Photo Credit: Elvert Barn…

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6 Excuses for Not Becoming a Bike Commuter (And How to Get Over Them)

By Blythe Copeland, Treehugger Trading your car for a bike can make a huge difference to your carbon footprint -- and to your wallet, as gas gets increasingly expensive. But even when you know ho…

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What Every New Cyclist Needs to Know

Whether the cycling bug is biting you in anticipation of July's Tour de France, or you're ready to increase the speed on your casual evening ride, we want you to better understand the sport of cyc…

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Your Bicycling Resources

Biking is so fun, feeling the wind on your face, and watching the landscape fly by. And the only energy you burn is your own calories! If only there were safer roads for biking, and more bike paths! H…

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