Links I Like — 6 January, 2012

Happy New Year! I know, it’s January 6th but I reserve the right to wish you a happy new year at least throughout the first month of the year. This week’s links focus on some of the bike-related blogs I really love. — Eco Velo is a fabulous site focused on the bike commuter lifestyle and is, unfortunately, being retired by the creators. But, they’re keeping the awesome content on line for all of 2012 so check it out while […]

Links I Like — 30 December, 2011

I find I do most of my reading online these days. You too, right? I have certain blogs I subscribe to and certain sites that I visit regularly. And then I find little tidbits here and there from my friends on Facebook + Twitter. Today’s links include one bicycle industry site and two non-bike sites. — I’ll admit, working in the bike industry, that this topic really hits a nerve with me and I’m thankful that Specialized Bicycle’s Mike Sinyard […]

Links I Like — 23 December, 2011

This week’s links focus on calls to action. Get involved in the women’s cycling movement, support a woman-owned business in the cycling industry, or support Team Velo Girls on our AIDS/Lifecycle campaign. Pick one and you might change a life — maybe even your own. Women in Cycling: Why we Matter — A thoughtful + insightful piece by Sarai of girlbikelove. If you haven’t read it, you should. If you haven’t shared it, you should. If you don’t believe it, just […]

Links I Like – 16 December, 2011

Here are some more holiday gift ideas — this time focusing on your favorite mountain biker.  What could be better than a gift membership to your local trail advocacy group?  They work hard to maintain trails, educate trail users, and fight to keep trails accessible to bikes. Bicycle Trails Council of Marin Bicycle Trails Council of the Easy Bay Monterey Off-Road Cycling Association Mountain Bikers of Santa Cruz Responsible Organized Mountain Pedalers Sonoma County Trails Council

Links I Like — 9 December, 2011

Looking for a great holiday gift this season for the cyclist you love?  How about a gift membership to one of the organizations working to make cycling better for all of us: East Bay Bicycle Coalition Marin County Bicycle Coalition Napa County Bicycle Coalition San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition

Links I Like — 2 December, 2011

AIDS/Lifecycle — Join Team Velo Girls as a rider or roadie on ALC11 in June or make a donation on behalf of the team! Paralympian Joins Pro Cycling Team After Recovery — the inspirational story of Dutch cyclist Monique van der Vorst. San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Winterfest — this Sunday — the biggest bike party of the year!  go, eat, drink, mix, mingle, bid on the auctions, and help improve biking in our fair city. 6th Annual Supermarket Street Sweep […]

Links I Like — 25 November, 2011

Action Wipes — a 20% thank you from Velo Girls partner — like a shower in a bag!  There’s nothing better to refresh and recharge after a ride. Bike Flights — great options for flying with, or shipping, your bike! Grease Monkey Wipes — one of my favorite products with a HOT discount for Black Friday.  I use the canisters in my bike fit studio and carry the single packets on rides. Pactimo Black Friday Sale — check out our latest partner […]