Happy USA Bike Month! Today is another beautiful day in the San Francisco Bay Area, and the Caltrain bike cars are getting noticeably busier now that Caltrain’s survey of bikes on board is done.
A great big thank you to REI, who linked to my celebrities on bikes page to their nearly 17,000 Twitter followers and 60,000 Facebook
Fans “Likers.” If you’re a newcomer, I invite you to subscribe to my RSS feed of bike goodness.
US Transportation Secretary blogs about bikes.
Ray Lahood is Yehuda Moon’s new bike hero.
Huff Post: It’s time to bike and walk.
WIRED looks at an interesting low rider cargo carrying bicycle fork. Mentioned also at Urban Velo & Prolly.
MAKE: Geek Chic: 9 bike accessories for makers.
Jim Langley talks about carbon fiber frame repair, bike rebuilds for newbies, and disc brakes on ‘throwaway’ bikes in his latest Q&A.
Chicago bike lawyer on the Mary Rehm case: “Crazy Old Woman Who Attempted To Run Down Young Bicyclist Is Headed To Jail.” More in the Chicago Sun Times.
Citizen Rider loves slotted cleats on cycling shoes.
Finally, here’s a link out to Streetsblog Bike Month like-o-rama.
Have a wonderful week!
We celebrate Bike Month with you! Thanks for your great links… It's been encouraging to see bike usage on the rise. It's a healthy form of transportation that does wonders for both our physical bodies and our environment!