By Charles Pekow If not for an amazing push in Fort Collins, CO, Boise, ID could lay a claim to the title of the most bicycle friendly community in America. That is, if you judge a town by the number of Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) designations awarded by the League of American Bicyclists (LAB). In […]
June 11, 2015 – The 22nd Annual Antelope by Moonlight Bike Ride will take place this year on July 3rd at 10 pm on Antelope Island, Utah near Syracuse, Utah. The ride takes place under the full moon and will start at the Event Field at White Rock Bay. It’s a family friendly ride that […]
By Lou Melini I would like to respond to the Health article by Mr. Charles Pekow published in the April issue of Cycling Utah entitled Where Should You Ride to Avoid the Effects of Air Pollution. As a general statement, Mr. Pekow presented the readers a nice review of a study from Portland State University. […]
Carlton Reid, Author of “The Roads Were Not Built for Cars”, to Speak in Salt Lake City on June 20, 2015
June 16, 2015 – Carlton Reid, the author of the book “The Roads Were Not Built for Cars”, will be speaking in Salt Lake City on Saturday June 20, 2o15. Reid’s book illustrates the influence and history that cyclists had on road construction and public policy. From the book, The president of the UK’s Automobile […]
By Lukas Brinkerhoff 4:14 AM – The wind that has been howling all night, ripping up the tent stakes that would keep things from flapping, is now accompanied by a torrential downpour. If the wind hadn’t been keeping me up all night, the nervous excitement of attempting to ride the White Rim in one day […]
June 15, 2015 – Salt Lake City is working on a new ordinance to regulate pedicabs – human or electric assisted bicycle taxis. The ordinance proposes to regulate how and where pedicabs can operate and who can drive them among many other areas.
By Tom Jow Last summer in my article, “Is a Single Ring Drive on Your Mountain Bike Right For You?”, I outlined the details of the popular Sram XX1 and XO1 single ring drivetrains. I also compared those details to a DIY 1 x 10 speed upgrade using aftermarket parts. During the winter I was […]