Tag Archives: 2012

2012 in Bike Friendly Oak Cliff blog review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 19,000 people fit into the new Barclays Center to see Jay-Z perform. This blog was viewed about 92,000 times in 2012. If it were a concert at the Barclays Center, it would take about 5 sold-out performances for that […]

Bike Rack Competition Continues through December 1st

Don’t forget there’s still plenty of time to get in your design plans for the bike rack design/build competition by December 1st!  Get your entries in asap.  See below for the full details and how to submit: BIKE RACK DESIGN/BUILD COMPETITION We have all used a tree, lamp post or stop sign as a makeshift […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Spooky Cross Race Day II, October 28th

It’s another full day of Cyclocross Racing at the Dallas Heritage Village, along with a beer garden and many of the best food trucks in the Metroplex!  Also, be sure to catch a shuttle to and from the Texas Custom Bicycle Show happening at Club DaDA in Deep Ellum or just ride on over. Here […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Bike Rack Competition Details

BIKE RACK DESIGN/BUILD COMPETITION We have all used a tree, lamp post or stop sign as a makeshift bike rack at one point or another. Fred Pena of the Back Porch Studio is taking steps to avoid bike pile-ups like above and YOU can be a part of the movement through our BIKE RACK DESIGN/BUILD […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Texas Custom Bicycle Show, October 27th & 28th

Come see the bikes and meet the best handmade frame builders from Texas and beyond!  The 5th annual Texas Custom Bicycle Show is an exhibition of custom bicycle frame builders with styles as diverse as road, mountain, city and track. Doors will open at 10am and stay open till 5. There will be builders, illustrators, […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Bike-In Movie, Franken Wheelie October 20th

A fan favorite, this event brings out the kid in all of us!  From past showings of Pee Wee’s Adventures, and other fun bicycle related movies you’ll be assured a  good time! Here are the details: Date:  October 20th Meet Up Time:  7:30 PM Start Time:  8:15 PM Location: Stephens Park Golf Course, 1005 North […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Spooky Cross Race and Halloween Bicycle Festival, October 27th

It’s the event of the year to see bicycles of all types and sizes in action and at one place and time!  We’ve combined a high action, fan & family friendly cyclocross race, and last year’s bicycle fair and showcase into one day.  Get into the Halloween spirit and dress in full costume, bring the […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Bike to City Hall, October 17th

Councilman Griggs will be on his bicycle riding along side other city hall leaders at this year’s annual Bike To City Hall event.  An original BFOC member, Scott has been the biggest advocate for helping to bring bicycling into the mainstream as an important transportation issue in our car-centric city.  Along with Councilwoman Angela Hunt, […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: The Wild West Bike Bonanza, October 16th

The TITS Tuesday gang (Time In The Saddle) will host a themed ride on their regular Tuesday night for Cyclesomatic 2012. Here are the details: Date:  October 16th Meet Up Time:  8:00 PM Roll Out Time:  8:30 PM Location: The Whole Foods in Lakewood , 2118 Abrams Road  Dallas, TX 75214 Description:  Ride out in […]

Cyclesomatic 2012: Bike Rack Competition Kick Off, October 13th

Bicycle parking is coming to Oak Cliff!  While there are several local businesses and places to park your bicycle, it’s all too common to have to use a light pole or stop sign in order to park your bicycle.  Simply, we need more!  Our members deserve better, so we are formerly announcing plans for a […]