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Collegiate Bike Race Weekend: more than 25 volunteers needed

By | 2014-03-29T11:28:38+00:00 March 29th, 2014|Categories: Events, Racing|Tags: |

Over 200 racers from Midwest colleges will descend on Michiana to compete in the fourth annual Midwest Collegiate Cycling Conference (MWCCC) Race Weekend hosted by the Notre Dame Cycling Team. The MWCCC includes college teams from Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. They will be competing on Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13: [...]

“Women on Wheels!” – Women’s History at the Civil Rights Heritage Center

By | 2014-03-20T14:12:03+00:00 March 20th, 2014|Categories: Advocacy, Events|

March 26: 6:30 pm, Civil Rights Heritage Center (1040 W. Washington St., SB 46601). ” Join us for a panel discussion on the role bicycling has played in women’s empowerment from the 1880s to the present. Speakers from IU South Bend: Dr. April Lidinsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program; Alison [...]

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IN-MI Trail awarded $5,000 by BMC

By | 2013-07-03T17:22:39+00:00 July 3rd, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Infrastructure, News|

From left to right:Jim Ringler, Bill Lee, Judy Lee, Harry Thibault, and Pete Jank The Bike Michiana Coalition has presented Niles Township a check for $5,000, earmarked for their portion of the IN-MI River Valley Trail. This is the largest single grant given by the BMC, and shows local residents and planning agencies that [...]

Northern Indiana mountain bike races becoming more popular

By | 2013-05-23T22:32:21+00:00 May 23rd, 2013|Categories: Events, Mountain Biking, Racing|

The Northern Indiana Mountain Bike Association is preparing for their second race of the NIMBA Mountain Bike Race Series on Sunday 6/2/13 at TK Lawless Park in Vandalia MI.  John Marquardt, a spokesman for the organization said “We could really use some volunteers to assist us at the race”. He explained that the NIMBA-BIKE.ORG website has [...]

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Bike to Work week is here. Click here for details.

By | 2019-05-24T09:17:42+00:00 May 13th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events|

WSBT-TV Report6:41 a.m. EDT, May 13, 2013  The streets of South Bend and its surrounding areas will likely be packed with a lot more bikes than usual -- Monday marks the beginning of Bike to Work Week. Despite the chilly weather Monday morning, the annual event encourages workers to skip the car -- and pedal to work [...]

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