Based on Italy’s L’Eroica, which since 1997 has encouraged cyclists to don vintage clothing and ride vintage bikes, the first-ever Eroica California aimed to “rediscover the beauty of fatigue and the taste of accomplishment.”
In a remote corner of Northwest Laos, the decision must be made: Take the leisurely boat ride along the Mekong river to reach the next village, or push through 35 km of dense jungle trail, despite the warnings from the locals? Read further to learn of Mark Greiz's decision.
The report from PeopleForBikes and the Alliance for Biking & Walking features stories from planners, leaders and activists in communities of color around the country who are working to build connected, all-ages bike networks.
Welcome to winter biking's most friendly city. With more than 750 miles of cycling routes, a little darkness and freezing temperatures doesn't stop the thousands of Helsinki commuters who ride to work every day through rain, sleet, and snow.