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Archive for October, 2009

Trek’s Ride+ Electric Bikes

This past August was Trek World where dealers of Trek, Gary Fisher and Bontrager go and learn all about the next years product. One of the hot ticket items was the electric assist bike line up from Trek. 

Portland’s Bike Commute Challenge Wrap Up

Every September the Bike Commute Challenge, where work places go up against other work places for fierce competition, happens in Portland, OR

Commute Route Database

A reader, See Wah, wrote in to tell us about his new cycle commute route database he built up. I am a software developer who commutes to work in London, U. everyday. Previousl. I have use. different route planners online (e.g. the pretty goo. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/roadusers/cycling/11598.aspx.  but the. tend to take you down some obscur. sidestreets, which may or may not be […]

Trek and Bontrager has Gone Eco

Going green has been an bike industry trend for a couple years now and the Trek/Bontrager brands are taking it to the next level. Bontrager has teamed up with Alchemy Goods, maker of fine bags made out of recycled tubes and parts, to bring Bontrager branded seat bags and panniers. All the bags are said […]

ElliptiGO Elliptical Bicycle

Is it a stair stepper or a bicycle? Maybe both.  Meet the ElliptiGO.  The elliptical bicycle could be handy for your daily commute.  Your business attire may thank you as there is no chain to grab the cuff of your pants or grease if you lean the bike the wrong way at a stop sign. […]

Commute By Bike on Flickr

We have a new group on Flickr for you to add all of your commuter bike rides, videos and bicycle photos.  Join up today and maybe you’ll wake up to your photo being featured on commutebybike.com! Flickr.com/Groups/CommuteByBike