Category DFW

Shifting Gears Lecture series with transportation expert Dr. John Pucher

This came to us from Bike Texas: We’re bringing the expert and the elected officials and press to you. We need the cycling community to show up in force. Join BikeTexas, the Irving Chamber of Commerce, state and local elected officials, and supporting organizations on Saturday, April 13 for the Shifting Gears Lecture series with […]

Texas Bike Lobby Day, March 25th

Want to do something that can actually make a difference for bicycling in Dallas?  Attend Texas Bike Lobby Day on Monday, March 25th. Bike Texas is organizing the event that takes place during our great state’s legislative session.  This year, Bike DFW, our regional bicycle advocacy organization, is handling the registration process and organizing transportation […]

Texas Bike Lobby Day, March 25th

Want to do something that can actually make a difference for bicycling in Dallas?  Attend Texas Bike Lobby Day on Monday, March 25th. Bike Texas is organizing the event that takes place during our great state’s legislative session.  This year, Bike DFW, our regional bicycle advocacy organization, is handling the registration process and organizing transportation […]

Help BF Duncanville!

We received a recent post on our Bike Friendly Oak Cliff Facebook group page from Bike Friendly Duncanville that we thought we’d pass along here.  If you’re interested in helping be apart , contact Jeff Jones here on FB here:  http://www.facebook.com/jonesjeffa or just reply to this post and we’ll pass along your information. If you’d […]

Fundraiser to Help Differ Medical Costs for Cyclist Hit by Car

Below came to us from supporters of Group Dynamix, a company that “provides group adventures that connect people in fun ways”.  One of their owners was left a quadriplegic after being hit on his bicycle by a vehicle.  We’ve had a very difficult year so far with bike vs motor vehicle accidents, so if you […]

Cyclesomatic 2012, a celebration of ALL things bicycle!

The Texas Star ferris wheel at the State Fair won’t be the only big wheel spinning this October!  Big Tex and the rest of Dallas better  dust off their saddles, shine up that chrome, strap on a helmet, and wheel on over to a month long celebration of the best fun you’ll have all year […]

Welcome Bike Friendly Garland to the Family!

We’ve got another bike friendly group in the DFW to welcome.  Bike Friendly Garland, at bikefriendlygarland.blogspot.com has been launched by Jonathan Guzman, @BicyclePOV.  We met at a recent bicycle swap in Garland and I encouraged him to take the initiative and start it up, and he’s done just that.  He also is a pretty good […]

Richardson Adds More Bike Lanes

Re-posted from Bike Friendly Richardson New Bike Lanes On Canyon Creek Drive The City of Richardson does it again. We now have some new bike lanes on Canyon Creek Drive, along with some newly repainted bike lanes on Yale Boulevard. As usual, we are grateful that the city has been doing this for cyclists. These are […]

A visit to the Vintage Bicycle Swap Meet in Garland

I presume Richard Wezensky with BFR will do a much better post about this great event than me, but I thought I’d give the event a shout out, and a possible  preview for Cyclesomatic 2012 in the Fall. The event was held at a great local bicycle shop in Garland, TX called Don Johle’s Bike […]

North Texas Vintage Bicycle Swap Meet, Saturday, June 9th

North Texas Vintage Bicycle Swap Meet, Saturday, June 9th

No time posted but seems like something to check out!