Browsing articles from "May, 2013"
May
27
2013

NYC Bike Share program starts today!

The New York Times reflects on Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s vision of relieving congestion in the city with non-traditional tactics such as a bike share program.   Over 350 miles of bike lanes have been added to NYC to accommodate the bicyclists.  Only time will tell if the program is successful. What about a Lincoln bike share program?  Would you utilize a bike share if Lincoln were to invest in one? On Eve of Bike Sharing […]

May
26
2013

Moving day by bicycle!

BicycLincoln Board Member, Andy Pedley, made a $20 bet.  And then something awesome happened… Check out the article in the Lincoln Journal Star by Cindy Lange-Kubick on how bicycles and those that ride them can do amazing things. Cindy Lange-Kubick: Moving day on bicycles, making the couch fit

May
24
2013

The wide world of bicycle riders

When I arrive in Costa Rica I see almost zero bicycles. This is a country whose relative economic and political stability have yet to translate into much bikeable infrastructure. Highways are no more than two lanes wide and have no shoulder. The rare cyclist that does take to the highways does so at his/her great peril. Because of this, mountain biking is the predominant form of two-wheeled, human-powered adventuring. In San Ramón it would be confusing […]

May
9
2013

Did you know you could do THIS with a bike?

  On Friday, May 3rd, Bicyclincoln’s Damon carried an entire keg of beer for celebrations at Pepe’s Veggie-Mex Bistro for the first Friday Night Bikes of the year and the kick off party for the Lincoln Bike Challenge. The keg was provided by Empyrean Brewery. An assortment of prizes were given away and fun was had by all in attendance.  Thanks for joining us and thanks to Pepe for providing a great space.  What have you […]