Tag: bike lanes

Attention, Cyclists: It’s Fine for Non-Bikers to Use the Bike Lane

People on bikes have been fighting for space in American cities for decades and it’s been slow going At one point in New York bikes were literally banned from 5th Avenue as a Display of power and a gesture of exuberance Cyclists and hundreds of cities started critical mass rides to take back Street space […]

Taiwan Cycling Trip | Tour of Hualien by Road Bike + Awesome Bike Path

what’s going on Taiwan? Two Wheel Cruise here! Checking in on day 3 of our Taiwan Cycling Trip! Today we’re cycling around Hualien City on Taiwan’s East coast Yesterday we rode over to Taroko National Park beautiful ride and beautiful weather! it actually started out kinda cloudy and gloomy like today.. the clouds right now […]

How I commute by e-bike EVERY DAY! (*10000km DIY e-bike update)

Hi, I’m Ben and 600 days ago, I took my inaugural ride on my E-bike. At the time, I didn’t realize that it would be such a big part of my life – …wait that sounds weird. What I mean to say is that it reignited my love of cycling and made it possible for […]

GetAbout Columbia Bike Safety: Proper Hand Signals

Hi, my name’s Benedict. I work with GetAbout Columbia, and I am a Licensed Cycling Instructor with the League of American Bicyclists. There’s a lot of misconceptions about how to ride your bike safely in Columbia, and I’m here to talk to you about that today. It’s a lot safer for cyclists if they are […]

Bike lanes are not good enough

This video was made possible by Brilliant. Learn math, science, and more with Brilliant for 20% off by being one of the first two hundred to sign up at Brilliant.org/citybeautiful. So I like a good bike lane. They keep me separated from traffic when I’m on my bike and they generally make me feel safer, […]

Why protected bike lanes are more valuable than parking spaces

Let’s be honest: You could get doored. Or hit by a bus. If you were a cyclist in new york city, in the 2000s, it was almost like you were a cast member from Escape From New York Maybe if you were an extreme sports person, it was fantastic for you Because you were dodging […]