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Ten Poems About Bicycles, edited by Jenny Swann - Podium Cafe

Ten Poems About Bicycles, edited by Jenny Swann - Podium Cafe | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Ten Poems is up there with your pricier greeting card but - you have to admit - its contents sure beat the platitudes of Hallmark. Pressing home the greeting card point, each copy comes with a matching envelope and a ...
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Brentwood police enhance bicycle patrols downtown and in parks, trails - San Jose Mercury News

Brentwood police enhance bicycle patrols downtown and in parks, trailsSan Jose Mercury NewsIt is nearly 5 p.m., and Brentwood police Officers Russ Miller and Rich Nance start their shift with a brief stop downtown.
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Lulu Interpreting Bicycles - Copenhagenize.com

Lulu Interpreting Bicycles - Copenhagenize.com | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
40 years ago Copenhagen was just as car-clogged as anywhere else but now 36% of the population arriving at work or education do so on bicycles, from all over the Metro area. 50% of Copenhageners themselves use ...
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Guest Posting: Response to the Coroner's report on cycling deaths in

Guest Posting: Response to the Coroner's report on cycling deaths in | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Well, as with all cycling plans, they tend to get forgotten and under-funded. Cycling plans have not worked, the guidelines are just that, and most municipalities, choose the fiscal route, or the one that moves the most cars when ...
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On Biking: "Just Ride" urges less racing and more cycling for fun - Boston.com

On Biking: "Just Ride" urges less racing and more cycling for fun - Boston.com | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Derbyshire TimesOn Biking: "Just Ride" urges less racing and more cycling for funBoston.comMy beef with cycling culture is its obsession with speed and performance. What happened to casual fun?
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MFS - The Other News: Israeli 'Know How': Recycled Cardboard ...

MFS - The Other News: Israeli 'Know How': Recycled Cardboard ... | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Israeli 'Know How': Recycled Cardboard Bicycles for $9.(SL).They are made of recycled cardboard, can withstand water and humidity, cost nearly nothing – and might the concept of green vehicle. Izhar Gafni is a Kibbutz ...
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Jerusalem - Israeli Invention: Recycled Cardboard Bicycles (video ...

Jerusalem - Israeli Invention: Recycled Cardboard Bicycles (video ... | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Jerusalem - They are made of recycled cardboard, can withstand water and humidity, cost nearly nothing – and might the concept of green vehicle. Izhar Gafni is a Kibbutz resident, who decided to prove to his fellow engineers ...
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Radically Rethinking Cycling in London | This Big City

Radically Rethinking Cycling in London | This Big City | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
The way we're looking at cycling in London is all wrong - it's time to present the bicycle as a vehicle of freedom, opportunities, and adventure, not merely a practical way of getting to work.
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15 Tips How Street Photographers Can Better Edit Their Work

15 Tips How Street Photographers Can Better Edit Their Work | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it

This article speaks about the definition of editing that speaks to choosing your best images, rather than editing as a "post-process".


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Bike lovers on parade - Durham Herald Sun

Bike lovers on parade - Durham Herald Sun | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Bike lovers on paradeDurham Herald SunCraig Popelars (center) wears a bunny suit as he takes part in the Tour de Fat bicycle parade through downtown Durham on Saturday.
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CTQ Bicycles: The Urban Country Bicycle Blog: Dear Bicycle Helmet

CTQ Bicycles: The Urban Country Bicycle Blog: Dear Bicycle Helmet | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
CTQ Bicycles. Sunday, June 24, 2012. The Urban Country Bicycle Blog: Dear Bicycle Helmet. The Urban Country Bicycle Blog: Dear Bicycle Helmet ... Bicycle Parking at the Hospital... A Ride Downtown... Biologic iPhone Bike Mount.
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A fun photo tour of some silly and clever bikes. Bicycles are the ...

A fun photo tour of some silly and clever bikes. Bicycles are the ... | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Enjoy a few pictures i stumbled upon, with bicycles as the anchor. Enjoy! EnBike Circle Bike Fence Bike made for 5! No comment needed. Clever concept, hard to ride though…. A DOUBLE penny farling! Comb bike rack ...
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Inexpensive Street Bicycles, Precisely what To find As well as Where ...

In the event that you are looking for inexpensive street bicycles purchase a mature style and also the old the greater appealing. You might get much more for the money and could end up getting the bicycle having a higher ...
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Victoria Pendleton to create more bicycles with Halfords? | Bicycle ...

Victoria Pendleton to create more bicycles with Halfords? | Bicycle ... | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
'I wanted to create a bike you could jump on to go to the shops.
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Regional planners study bike paths for Franklin Park - Franklin Park Herald-Journal

Regional planners study bike paths for Franklin Park - Franklin Park Herald-Journal | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
FRANKLIN PARK — Bicyclists in Franklin Park and Northlake could find their paths smoothed in a couple years if a regional bicycling plan is implemented.
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Links to this post - Adventure Cycling Association

Links to this post - Adventure Cycling Association | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
... hanging up their helmets for this bicycle touring season, 100 inspiring, motivating, and passionate people will be embarking on a week-long journey to promote sustainability and bicycle advocacy known as Climate Ride.
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Class Action « Brooklyn Spoke

Class Action « Brooklyn Spoke | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
It comes amid broad agreement among bike advocates and the Transportation Department that compelling riders to obey traffic signals, go with traffic and stay off the sidewalk is critical to improving the image of cycling and ...
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Women's Summit to Tackle Gender Disparity in Bicycling | Mountain ...

Women's Summit to Tackle Gender Disparity in Bicycling | Mountain ... | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
“We hope both the Summit and the fashion show will inspire more women to become active participants in the crucial movement of bicycle advocacy.” Tickets for the Summit (open to women and men) are $35 and registration ...
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bicycle-advocacy.jpg (1000x805 pixels) | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
RT @somebadideas: Detail often ignored in period movies: there should be bicycles everywhere. NYC streets in 1890.
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How to Get a City Cycling: Focus on Women

How to Get a City Cycling: Focus on Women | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
In most cities, women tend to use bicycles less than men. John Pucher, author of the forthcoming book City Cycling, explores how to increase female bicycle ridership by improving cycling safety.
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Man cycling to raise money for needy kids - NZ City

Man cycling to raise money for needy kidsNZ CityA brave 60-year-old is getting on his bike, quite literally, in a journey from Arctic ice to the Mediterranean Sea to raise money for needy kids.and more »...
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Bicycle Festival draws crowd from all over - News Banner

Bicycle Festival draws crowd from all over - News Banner | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
Bicycle Festival draws crowd from all overNews BannerBicycle Festival draws crowd from all over - The St. Tammany News: Northshore Life ... There were bicycles of all types at the Louisiana Bicycle Festival held in ...
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The Top 12 Lessons We've Learned From Bicycle Touring

The Top 12 Lessons We've Learned From Bicycle Touring | Bicycle advocacy | Scoop.it
This two and a half month-long adventure has come and gone, but it has left a lifelong impression on both of us. We've learned a lot from each other, our experiences, and all the people we've met along the way.
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