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Swrve Photo Contest

Swrve Photo Contest

The bike (and hike and climb, etc.) apparel makers at Swrve have announced an Instagram photo contest in which you can win a $100 gift..

November 26, 2014 with 0 Comments
ICNY x SPEEDVAGEN Reflective T

ICNY x SPEEDVAGEN Reflective T

Those bright kids over at ICNY have teamed up with Speedvagen to offer this limited edition reflective shirt emblazoned with the Speedvagen..

November 25, 2014 with 0 Comments
Pedicab Drivers Dwindling in NYC

Pedicab Drivers Dwindling in NYC

Aaah New York…always trying to find a way to get over on the tourists. According to this summary by AnimalNYC, a number of pedicabs..

November 21, 2014 with 1 Comment
Road Rage Psychology

Road Rage Psychology

I’ve always felt the argument that one rule-breaking cyclist (“You ran a red light?! Now we’re all gonna die!!”) is..

November 20, 2014 with 8 Comments
Bike Mechanic

Bike Mechanic

Velopress recently released a new book giving you a behind the scenes look from those who keep the peleton’s bikes rolling..

November 18, 2014 with 0 Comments
Travel With Care PSA

Travel With Care PSA

Those good friends at People For Bikes have just released a nationwide PSA campaign called, Travel With Care, showing cyclists as everyday..

November 17, 2014 with 0 Comments
Wide Path Camper

Wide Path Camper

Those Danes are either brilliant or bored. The Wide Path Camper is a pull behind bike trailer / camping domicile. It is light and compact..

November 11, 2014 with 0 Comments
Scott Spitz on the cover of Runner’s World

Scott Spitz on the cover of Runner’s World

Urban Velo’s own contributing web editor Scott Spitz is on the cover of the December 2014 issue of Runner’s World. They said,..

November 11, 2014 with 0 Comments
Black Women Bike DC

Black Women Bike DC

Think Progress has a write-up on the group Black Women Bike DC, an organization dedicated to increasing black women ridership and change..

November 3, 2014 with 0 Comments
Ritte Goes To Malibu with The Rider Diaries: A Chance Encounter

Ritte Goes To Malibu with The Rider Diaries: A Chance Encounter

“You got this.” Amazing short film from Ritte.

October 30, 2014 with 0 Comments