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Active Transportation in Michiana

By | 2015-09-05T10:20:38+00:00 September 5th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy, Facilities, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , , |

MACOG four county region Active Transportation is the means of getting around by human energy, primarily walking and bicycling. According to the Michiana Area Council of Governments (MACOG), this transportation mode promotes healthy people, a healthy environment, a healthy economy and mobility for all. There is growing interest in active transportation, not only in [...]

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You guys drove here? You guys are crazy.

By | 2012-01-30T20:26:15+00:00 January 30th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Being an advocate for bikes as a transportation alternative, I’ve got to share this story with you from the Miami Herald. It’s a report on one of professional basketball’s  best athletes, LeBron James: a native of Ohio who is currently playing for the Miami Heat. Here’s the report. […]

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2011 Bicycle Indiana Commuter Challenge – “Ride Your Drive” and win

By | 2011-07-30T20:14:37+00:00 July 30th, 2011|Categories: Advocacy, Events|Tags: , , , |

Hoosier cyclists (and Wolverines making trips in Indiana) are taking to the road in a new commuting competition. You can earn bragging rights and win cool stuff by registering for the Challenge, “riding your drive” and logging your miles at www.BicycleIndiana.org. An eligible "trip" is any ride that replaces an automobile trip (in other words, one [...]

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The year in review – good things cycling in 2010

By | 2011-01-02T16:43:34+00:00 January 2nd, 2011|Categories: Advocacy, education, Events, Facilities, Group Rides: Special, Infrastructure, Maintenance, Mountain Biking, News, Routes|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This is the time of year to reflect on accomplishments for the year just ended. Here is a short summary of Michiana good things cycling. Bike to Work Week saw miles ridden in The Corporate Challenge increase to 26,154 from 16,179 (an increase of 74%). Also the number of teams increased to 119 from 111 (an [...]

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