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May272015
Editorial: Bicycles and Equity

Whether it’s cruising between local establishments with friends, exploring the city on two-wheels, blasting through the Metroparks on your mountain bike, or leaning into a corner at 30mph during a race: bikes are great for everyone! Bicycles grant children feelings of freedom and independence, and offers grownups a portal to their youthful experiences of carefree […]

May212015
Pearl Road – Past or Future? Two Possibilities.

***UPDATE – 5/21/15*** After a huge turnout last night at the community meeting it became clear that the residents are adamantly against the proposed plan to widen Pearl Road rather than adopt the community approved 2009 Transportation for Livable Communities Initiative (TLCI) Plan. The 2009 TLCI  would make this section of Pearl Road much friendlier […]

May182015
Lungevity Breathe Deep Cleveland 5K Run/Walk

Breathe Deep Cleveland is a grassroots 5K fun run and walk founded by Cara McManus, a Bike Cleveland and Super Volunteer. Cara was a never-smoker who was diagnosed with Stage IV ALK+ non-small cell lung cancer in August, 2013, at the age of 34. Like many of us, Cara was surprised to discover that 60% of lung cancer […]

May152015
May’s Bike to Work Day – Thank You!

We’d just like to take a moment and thank everyone who came out for May’s Bike to Work Day! Riders, sponsors, Energizer Station volunteers, our hosts, basically anyone involved. Hopefully we showed some people how easy and fun it can be to ride to work. Bummer about the rain, but seeing riders with their fenders […]

May122015
George Gund Foundation Celebrates Cycling

For years Cleveland has been a tale of decline, and no longer is that merely changing; it’s changed. The home of the Kardiac Kids is now the home of the Comeback Kids, and I’m not talking about the Brown’s, unfortunately. Civic minded entrepreneurs are eschewing the idea that Cleveland is a lost cause; they are […]

May042015
VeloSano 2015: Bike To Cure!

VeloSano 2015: Bike to Cure! VeloSano, Latin for “swift cure,” is a community fundraising initiative for cancer research. At its core, it’s a cycling event where riders commit to raise a pre-determined dollar amount by requesting support from personal contacts. Rides start and finish in downtown Cleveland.  Whether you Ride, Volunteer or Donate, every dollar […]

Apr282015
2015 Ride of Silence

On Wednesday, May 20th at 5:30pm Cleveland cyclists will join others across the globe in a silent slow-paced ride in honor of those who have been injured or killed while riding a bicycle on our public roadways. Like in past years Cleveland’s Ride of Silence will have two start points: Meeting Locations Free Stamp Monument in […]

Apr242015
In Memory of our Friend, Cara McManus

The Cleveland cycling community has lost a great friend and ally. Cara McManus succumbed to her battle with lung cancer early this morning at 4:15am. Cara was adored by many, and was highly involved in the cycling community. Cara was a Team Medical Mutual member for MS150, and a super volunteer for us at Bike […]