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A Greener, Wetter Dallas

April 25, 2011 – 11:29 pm | 3 Comments

Until last year’s elections in November, 90% of the City of Dallas was “dry”, meaning no alcohol could be sold there. Now beer and wine is sold throughout the city. I have lived in my …

Cycle To Earth Day Dallas Saturday the 22nd

April 22, 2011 – 9:07 pm | Comments Off on Cycle To Earth Day Dallas Saturday the 22nd

Earth Day is being celebrated in various spots in the Dallas Arts District.  You can join the Switching Gears Cyclery group ride by meeting at the Main Street Garden at 1pm (ride starts at 2), …

Ride The Rock in Celebration of 100 Years of White Rock Lake

April 20, 2011 – 9:07 pm | Comments Off on Ride The Rock in Celebration of 100 Years of White Rock Lake
Cycling At White Rock Lake

From Ride the Rock
White Rock Lake is celebrating their centennial this year and local cycling enthusiasts Dan Patterson and Stuart Crow decided that was reason enough to sponsor a bike ride at …

Dallas Bike Polo in Pictures

April 19, 2011 – 9:13 pm | Comments Off on Dallas Bike Polo in Pictures

The week of Dallas Cycle Chic came to a close last Sunday with a Dallas Bike Polo game at Glencoe Park in Dallas.   I met Dylan Holt and several other bike polo guys who were …

April in Dallas

April 15, 2011 – 9:12 pm | Comments Off on April in Dallas

Saturday, April 16th:
Bike DFW will be manning a booth at the Plano Live Green Expo
9 AM – 6 PM | Plano Center, 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano, TX 75074 (map)
Ride to Live Green Expo …

BFOC Presents “The Bicycle Thief” Tuesday Night

April 11, 2011 – 8:05 pm | One Comment

The week of Dallas Cycle Chic continues…For Tuesday the 12th starting at
6pm it’s Bike to the Texas Theatre for a Bike Friendly Happy Hour (sponsored by Bike Friendly Oak Cliff) 8pm …

Dallas Cycle Chic Is Happening – And Eno’s Tonight

April 10, 2011 – 10:33 am | 3 Comments

Saturday April 8th:
The 8 Days of Dallas Cycle Chic began yesterday with the 2011 Cyclist Census where photographers were located in several spots around Dallas taking photos of people on bikes and asking what makes …

Velo Orange Porteur Rack – Review

April 8, 2011 – 9:08 am | 8 Comments

I’ve been investigating both rear and front bike racks for some time now with mixed results.  I have yet to find a rear rack that I’m thrilled about and even though my Soma Mini Alloy …

Katy Trail Meets the White Rock Trail – Soon?

April 7, 2011 – 9:34 am | 4 Comments

The Katy Trail will connect with the White Rock Trail via the Mockingbird Station extension sooner than later.  Hurry up!

NuVinci Continuously-Variable Bicycle Hub

April 4, 2011 – 9:10 pm | 2 Comments

As cyclists, all of us are used to having a certain number of gear choices available to us – from one to 27. Most of us are also used to never being able to find …