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Ride of Silence in Goshen

By | 2013-05-09T20:10:26+00:00 May 9th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Group Rides: Special, News|

WHO: Any and all cyclists who legally share the road (road, mountain, recreational, race, triathlon) WHAT: The world-wide Ride of Silence Bike Ride. This is a free ride that asks cyclists to ride no faster than 12 miles per hour (a minimum of 8 mph) and remain silent for the duration of the hour-long ride. WHEN: [...]

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MAYOR BUTTIGIEG DEDICATES SHARED LANE MARKINGS

By | 2013-05-06T14:54:18+00:00 May 6th, 2013|Categories: Advocacy, Events, Infrastructure, News|Tags: , |

Sharrows Lane Marking Mayor Pete Buttigieg will dedicate South Bend’s first shared lane markings at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 7 on Colfax Avenue, near the intersection of Colfax and Lafayette Boulevard. The Mayor will also proclaim May as “Bike Month.” Shared lane markings, popularly known as “sharrows,” are pavement markings consisting of a chevron [...]

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BIKE SAFETY INITIATIVE FOR AREA SCHOOLS

By | 2013-04-17T11:46:59+00:00 April 15th, 2013|Categories: education, Events, News|

In preparation for Bike Month, scheduled annually in May, two local bike groups are once again joining forces with the South Bend Community School Corporation and the City of South Bend Police Department in conducting bike safety training in area elementary schools.  Bike Michiana Coalition and Michiana Bicycle Association fund the program for 3rd grade students [...]

Plans for Michiana Bike to Work Week take shape

By | 2013-05-13T14:19:29+00:00 April 10th, 2013|Categories: Events, News|Tags: |

(Correction published 5/13/13) Bike to Work Week is May 13 to 19.  Karen Haun, of the Bike Michiana Coalition recently told last year’s team captains “It is time to get your team signed up and fired up.” Here is the agenda for the week: All week: miles ridden to work count toward the Corporate Challenge for [...]

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Notre Dame Cycling Races – volunteers needed

By | 2013-04-03T23:03:23+00:00 April 3rd, 2013|Categories: Events, Racing|Tags: , |

Notre Dame cycling is hosting a criterium in downtown South Bend on Sunday, April 14. They need four corner marshals from 8:30 am until about 12:30 pm, and four from 12:30 pm to about 4:30 pm. This event is a real boost to the awareness of cycling in Michiana, and any help to make the event [...]

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