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Crash support service gets a makeover

Hey folks, wanted to let you know that we recently made some tweaks to our crash support service for people who have been in a crash while…

Started by Active Transportation Alliance in Chicago Cycling News and TopicsLatest Reply

Stolen Bike Registry - do this when your bike gets stolen

"With all the stolen bike posts lately (and no one thinking "I wonder if there's something under Useful Links for this."), I think it's wel…

Started by Lee Diamond in Bikes and BicyclingLatest Reply

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Elroy to Sparta (and back) trail...condition report please

Am planning on doing this ride soon - with appropriate social distancing. Wanted to see if anybody here has ridden this gravel path in the…

Started by SixtyTwoPercent in Bikes and Bicycling

2 10 hours ago
Reply by SixtyTwoPercent

The Low-Stress Lakefront Pandemic Cycling Route

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness, right? While the Lakefront Trail, a key commuting path for healthcare professionals and o…

Started by John Greenfield in Bikes and Bicycling

6 yesterday
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Is coronavirus changing biking in downtown Chicago?

I noticed this on Grist this morning: Coronavirus has caused a bicycling boom in New York City I'm in Portland for several weeks (at least)…

Started by Skip Montanaro 14.5mi in Bikes and Bicycling

37 on Monday
Reply by David Barish

Careful with physical distancing on forest preserve trails, we don't want the districts to shut them down to people

Hey, Cyclists are on the radar of the Cook County Forest Preserve teams for not following physical distancing on the trails. They have had…

Started by Renee Patten in Bikes and Bicycling

7 on Monday
Reply by David Barish


Today, April 6, 2020 Jon Gottlieb passed the 100,000 miles mark in career cycling.  The last 44 miles were on an improvised street route si…

Started by Jonathan Gottlieb in Bikes and Bicycling

0 on Monday

Flashback: Relive Happy First Bike Day!

Ok, life has been curtailed by a lack of lakefront path, 606, etc. but hopefully we'll come out of this healthy and back on our bikes in a…

Started by Yasmeen in Bikes and Bicycling

1 on Sunday
Reply by ketoguychicago

Wheel Building 101 - Spoke Calculations

These tools for spoke calculations are also available: Damon Rinard's Spocalc on Harris Cyclery's website. DT Swiss' spoke calculator My…

Started by Matt M. 18.5KM in Bikes and Bicycling

4 on Saturday
Reply by Matt M. 18.5KM

What's in his spokes?

I saw the picture in a Block Club Chicago story ("This Bike Delivery Crew Is Helping Restaurants Survive The Coronavirus Pandemic") So, th…

Started by Mike Muczynaki in Bikes and Bicycling

4 on Friday
Reply by Mike Muczynaki

OT- Help with a Blood Drive Issue

I've been planning blood drives in my office over the past few years and have become increasingly frustrated with the FDA's ban on homosexu…

Started by Julie Aberman (Hochstadter) in General Discussion (not bike related)

5 Apr 2
Reply by Bob Kastigar

and loving it.

I'm bored and have nothing to do. There is no where to go and nothing is open. The only thing I'm interested in is RIDING. and loving it.…

Started by alan miller in Bikes and Bicycling

2 Apr 2
Reply by Jim Reho


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