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The Survey Says : Top Cities for Cyclist

The magazine, Bicycling, publishes their own version of the Top 50 Bicycle Friendly Cities in the US.  Most of them aren’t a surprise, but what is surprising is that Portland, Oregon was bumped out of the top seed by Minneapolis, MN. Top 5 Cities #1 Minneapolis, Minnesota *I must note that Minneapolis most likely moved [...]

Civia Carbon Fork Recall

We’ve conducted 3rd party testing and have concluded that the problem we’re seeing is the fork was designe. to b. stiff so that under braking, the legs would not wander around creating a noodly fork feel.  An unanticipated by-product of this le. stiffness is that the fork legs aren’t moving at all during regular braking and in turn, [...]

We are Live on Versus.com

Commute By Bike, and Bike Shop Girl is now syndicated at Versus.com to help lead the cycling community with commuting tips, stories and how to.. Much like we do on Commute By Bike already but to a bigger community!. I will be writing for Versus on commuter needs as well as showing highlights from events such as [...]

Update from League of American Bicyclist

If you aren’t signed up for the League of American Bicyclist email list, you should sign up now..  Incase you don’t, here are some things that peaked my interest from the latest newsletter The State of the Union speech has been given, the budget has been introduced, and now Congress and our state legislatures are [...]

This Week in Commuting News

My goal in these weekly round ups are not only to highlight what was talked about here, on Commute By Bike, but across the newswire, blogosphere and maybe even in my shop.  As long as it is about commuting, it may find its way here. Bike Centric notifies us that the Bicycle Film Festival is [...]

This Week in Commuting News

My goal in these weekly round ups are not only to highlight what was talked about here, on Commute By Bike, but across the newswire, blogosphere and maybe even in my shop.  As long as it is about commuting, it may find its way here. Outside Magazine has an article on Bike Commuting 101. Bike [...]