You gO girl!

You gO girl!

Young girls riding big mountain singletrack with gO girls in Crested Butte, Colorado. Seven-year-old Gabby Silva pedals her mountain bike as fast as she can on Up, Up and Away, a singletrack trail on the hillside of Mount Crested Butte. Ride organizer Sarah Stubbe is...
Baby and The Bike

Baby and The Bike

‘Aren’t you scared?’ the cyclist next to me at the lights said, pointing to the baby in the trailer behind my bike. ‘I used to be’, I explained, thinking back to the first few rides. Soon I saw that cars are very wary of bike trailers and...
Pregnancy and The Bike

Pregnancy and The Bike

My doctor was clear – there’s no danger cycling while pregnant …. providing you don’t crash. It’s a question of individual risk appetite. I asked myself whether I was confident on my bike and willing to accept the chance of a potential fall. I decided to modify my...
10 Emergency Road-Side Maintenance Tips for Cyclists

10 Emergency Road-Side Maintenance Tips for Cyclists

This post originally appeared on Naked Women's Racing blog. Read the original post here.  Rachel has had her fair share of mishaps while riding in the dirt and on the road. Here’s her top 10 road side maintenance tips, and yes, they all have...

Back to school, back to riding?

Pulled From BikesBelong.org September means back to school for many American families. Sadly, these days it is rare for children to pedal or walk to that first day of class (or any, for that matter). Only 12 percent of U.S. children walked (11%) or biked (1%) to...

Riding With Children

We all love cycling. We know the benefits. We have such great memories of the adventures and the people we’ve met along the way. It’s only natural that we want to include our children on the journey with us. Our children already know how important cycling is to us....